Pathology
2012-2013 - SPL2041D - 5 ECTS

Prerequisite(s)

PRU1002 - Preparation for Clinical Practice 1
SPL1003 - Nursing Science/Natural Science
SPL1012 - Nursing Science/Social Science
SPL1091 - Social science/Psychology
VPS1002 - Supervised Practicum in Nursing home

On the basis of

VPK2002- Supervised practicum surgical ward
VPM2002 - Supervised practicum medical ward
VPP2002 - Supervised practicum mental health ward

Expected learning outcomes

The student has knowledge in the field of medicine and an understanding of the possibilities and limitations of diagnostics and the treatment of disease. The student must have knowledge about malfunction of the body in the case of illness and injury, and acquire knowledge of symptoms and treatment of the most common diseases.

Topic(s)

Pathology, pharmacology, administration of drugs, hygiene and nutrition related to treatment of patients with medical, surgical and psychiatric health problems.

Teaching Methods

Lectures
Group works
Exercises
Reflection

Teaching Methods (additional text)

Reflection and group work will be included in the use of advanced patient simulation in the skill lab.

Form(s) of Assessment

Written exam, 3 hours

Form(s) of Assessment (additional text)

Written Exam, 3 hours (counts 33,3%) in psychiatry
Written Exam, 4 hours (counts 66,6%) in pathology
Each part must be individually approved of.
Both parts must be passed.

Grading Scale

Alphabetical Scale, A(best) – F (fail)

External/internal examiner

Written exam: External+internal examiner

Re-sit examination

Next semester

Examination support

Begrepsavklaring.

Coursework Requirements

None

Teaching Materials

See curriculum Studieenhet 2

Replacement course for

SPL2022D