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Table 2 Schedule of weekly structured educational activities for pre-clerkship medical students*

From: Pharmacology and therapeutics resource session attendance and academic performance of pre-clerkship medical students in problem-based learning curricula

Theoretical educational activity Students’ attendance Time Sunday Tuesday Thursday Sunday
Tutoriala Compulsory Forenoon 2–3 h 2–3 h 2–3 h
Resource sessionb Optional Noon 1 hc 1 hc 1 hd
  1. aSmall group activity of 9–11 students
  2. bLarge group activity in lecture theatres
  3. cTime shared by 1–3 faculty resource persons from different disciplines; d, review session with attendance of all students and discipline’s resource person
  4. *Other scheduled activities include laboratory skills, professional clinical skills, and community health activities