He went to Binan School of Maestro Justiniano Aquino Cruz. Tio Manuel- taught him the art of wrestling. Rizal surpassed them all in Spanish, Latin and other subjects.
Ateneo Municipal De Manila. Jesuits- best educators in Spain. To enter ;subjected in entrance exam on Christian Doctrine, reading, writing, grammar and elementary arithmetic.
Considered advanced than that of other colleges. Its discipline was rigid and its method was less mechanical. Introduced physical culture as part of its program as well as cultivation of arts, music, drawing and painting. Vocational courses in agriculture, commerce and mechanics as a religious institute.
Fr. Jose Bech- Rizal’s first professor, A man of high stature. Fransisco G. Oliva, Joaquin Garrido, Gonzalo Manzano. After a month, He attained the Emperor. The end of the term, He obtained marks of excellent in all subjects and examinations.
He went home and tell the good news to his mother at the prison. 2nd year- he resides at no.6 Calle Magallanes,. -Obtained a medal 3 months before his mother’s released. 3rd year- began to win prizes in the quaterly examinations. Devoted himself to reading novels: - The Sufferings of the Hero for 12 Years - The Universal History
Fr. Fransisco Sanchez- as professor -A model of rectitude, a solitude and love for students. Rizal studied mathematics, rhetoric and Greek . And obtained 5 medals. Fr. Leoncio Lopez- Parish priest of the town., great friend of Rizal’s father. -came to know that Jose was a pupil who excelled in poetry.
Fr. Vilaclara and Mineves- Studied philosophy, physics, chemistry, and natural history, He also engaged in fencing . He also devoted time to painting and sculpture. He was under the guidance of Ateneo professor, Don Agustin Saez.
He graduated as sobresaliente or outstanding , the highest recognition in Ateneo.
Finished a year in Philosophy and Letters and decided to shift in Medical courses. April 1887 – 16 years old, University of Santo Tomas, taking Philosophy and Letters.
1. His Father wanted him to take the course.2. He was still uncertain to which career he would pursue.
1877 -1878 1st termHe studied : Cosmology Metaphysics Theodicy History of Philosophy1878 -1879 –Rizal pursued his studies in medicine.
1. He wanted to be a physician so that he could cure his mothers failing eye sight.2. Father Pablo Ramos –The father Doctor of Ateneo - recommended medicine
May 21,1878- at the age of 17, He finished his vocational course in Surveying in Ateneo.Agrimenser y perito Tasador de Tierras expert surveyer.
The following year he took his Pre-medical course called Curso de Amplicacion or advanced course in physics, chemistry and natural history.
Out of 28 young men taking Amplicacion only4 including Rizal were granted the privileged of taking simultaneously the preparatory course at the year of medicine. Received 4 year practical training in medicine at the Hospital de San Juan De Dios in Intramuros.
He use the name Jose Mercado, from his cousin in Calamba. May 3, 1882- he boarded on Salvadora board for Singapore. He played chess to kill his boredom and always came out victorious .
He enrolled in Universidad Central de Madrid . Taking up two courses1. Philosophy and letters2. Medicine
June 21, 1884 -conferred the degree of Licentiate in medicine at Universidad Central de Madrid.Passed all subjects leading to Doctor of medicine.
At the age of 24. He finished his studies in Philosophy and Letters at higher grade. Awarded the Degree of Licentiate in Philosophy and Letters by Universidad Central de Madrid with the rating of excellent.
Age of 24., went to Paris to acquire more knowledge in Ophthalmology. He visited his friend Maximo Viola and met new friends: - Senor Eusebio Conominas- editor of La Publicidad. - Don Miguel Morayta- owner of Publicidad. Dr. Louis deWeckett- a leading french ophthalmogist.
He went to Heidelberg ( a historic city in Germany) - became popular among German because he was a good chess player. He worked at University Eye Hospital under the direction of Dr. Otto, a distinguished German Ophthalmologist.
Attended some lectures at the University of Leipzig on history and Psychology. Befriended : Prof. Friedrich Katzel- famous historian Dr. Hans Meyer-German Anthropologist.October 29- went to Dresden and met Dr. Adolf B. Meyer, director of the Anthological and Ethnological Museum.
He met Scientist like: - Dr. Freador Jagor- German scientist., traveller and author of Travel in the Philippines. -Dr. Rudolf Virchow- famous German anthropologist. -Dr. W. Joest- German Geographer -Dr. Karl Ernest Schweigger- famous German Ophthalmologist.
1. To gain further knowledge in Ophthalmology.2. Further his studies in science and language.3. To observe the economic and political conditions of the German nation.4. To associate with famous German scientific and scholars.5. To publish his novel Noli Me Tangere
Worked as an assistant in the clinic of Dr. Schwiegger. He attended classes in the University of Berlin and in University of Paris. Took private lessons in French under Madame Lucie Cerdole. He earned a Licentiate in Medicine at University Central de Madrid. 1887- he completed his eye specialization course at the University of Heidelberg.
A well educated person and one who can excels in a wide variety of subjects or fields. 28 men in the history., Rizal was the most recent and last on the line.Polymath- ability to master various skills and subjects.
Age of 16- he obtained the Bachelor of Arts degree with an average of excellent from Ateneo Municipal de Manila.
Mi Primera Inspiracion- dedicated to his mother Felicitacion El Embarque: Himno a la flota de Magallanes Y Es Espanol: Eleano El Primero En Dar Vuelta al mundo. El Combate: Urbiztondo Terror de Jolo
- He wrote poems about Religion, education and memories of his youth and war. Un Recuedo a Mi Puebo Alianza Intima Entre la Religion Y Buena Educacion Por La Educacion Peribe Lustre La Patria- El Cantiverio y el Triento- La Entrada Triunfal de los Reyes Catolics en Granada.
El Heroismo de Colon Colon Consuelo en la Mayor Desdicha Un Dialogo Alusiyo a la Despidid delos Colegiales April 22, 1886- he wrote a poem A Las Flores de Heidelberg. In Madrid., He began writing Noli Me Tangere.
‘Mi Retiro”- gift to his mother on her birth anniversary. Mi Ultimo Adios
Triumph of Death over Life Triumph of science over Death
The subject of the first play is the transgression of Prometheus, who brings fire to mankind, whereby they become no better, and confers on them other benefits, as he himself relates to the chorus when bound to the rocks. This was the play were Rizal was inspired to make the sculpture which some how relates how Filipino people treats by the Spaniards.
Amancio, Micky Navarrete, Daryl Yleana, Roxanne Gianan, Jane Calingacion, Jorelie Panganiban, Jiovi Esquillo, John Paul