Objectives and Content
The aim of the tuition (in the course) is that the students obtain knowledge about how different cell types are organized to form tissues, and further how different tissues build up organs, organ systems and parts of the body.
It is expected after completion of the course that the student can:
- know central gross anatomical and histological terminology (also in Latin)
- descibe cellular and histological structure of tissues
- describe gross anatomical structure of organs and organ systems
- know topographic anatomy of the body parts in the syllabus
- utlize the knowledge of building and organization of the cells, tissues, organs and organ systems as a basis for understanding normal function and deviation of the normal, i.e development of diseases in human being
Skills and competences:
- use the light microscope independently to investigate and identify cells and histological structures in tissue sections
- identify gross anatomical structures in anatomical models and in fixed human specimens
Access to the Course
Bachelor programme in human nutrition
Teaching Methods and Extent of Organized Teaching
Lectures, histology course, demonstrations, and teacher-led exam study groups (approx. 50 hours in total).
Compulsory Assignments and Attendance
Demonstrations and histology course.
Forms of Assessment
2 hour written exam
NUTRKRO (5 ECTS), OD1ANA (5 ECTS)
Written evaluation using electronic/digital evaluation tool.
For written exams, please note that the start time may change from 09:00 to 15:00 or vice versa until 14 days prior to the exam.
Type of assessment: Written examination (New exam)
- Withdrawal deadline
- Examination system
- Digital exam