3 ECTS credits
75 h study time

Offer 1 with catalog number 4018253FNR for all students in the 1st semester at a (F) Master - specialised level.

1st semester
Enrollment based on exam contract
Grading method
Grading (scale from 0 to 20)
Can retake in second session
Enrollment Requirements
Je hebt de eerste en de tweede master Geneeskunde gevolgd, alvorens EKG op te nemen.
Taught in
Faculteit Geneeskunde en Farmacie
Clinical sciences
Educational team
Danny Schoors (course titular)
Activities and contact hours
15 contact hours Lecture
30 contact hours Independent or External Form of Study
Course Content

15h theory
30h practice

Course material
Handbook (Recommended) : ECG uit of in het hoofd, E. Andries et al, Garant Uitgevers nv, 9789044134230, 2016
Digital course material (Recommended) : Elektrocardiografie, Slides van de EKG's besproken tijdens de cursus
Additional info

no compulsory material
reference ECG-textbook recommanded

Complementary study material:
photocopies of ECG's discussed during the course + others for training at home

Learning Outcomes

General competencies

This is a optional course

-comprehensive knowledge
-reading and interpretation of classical not complicated ECG-cases


The final grade is composed based on the following categories:
Written Exam determines 100% of the final mark.

Within the Written Exam category, the following assignments need to be completed:

  • schriftelijk examen with a relative weight of 1 which comprises 100% of the final mark.

    Note: schriftelijk examen
    (beoordeling van EKG's)

Additional info regarding evaluation

written (reading interpretation of ECG's)

Allowed unsatisfactory mark
The supplementary Teaching and Examination Regulations of your faculty stipulate whether an allowed unsatisfactory mark for this programme unit is permitted.

Academic context

This course offer isn't part of a fixed set of graduation requirements. Hence, it is a free elective.