Anatomy, physiology, microbiology and hygiene
Study plans 2016-2017 - SPL1004D - 14 ECTS

Expected learning outcomes


The students should be able to

  • describe how the human body is organized (anatomy).
  • explain the mecanisms of body functions (physiology).
  • describe the structure and function of microorganisms, with spesial emphasis on infective agents and their effect on the human body (microbiology).
  • describe hygienic prinsiples as a way to control and prevent infections (hygiene).


Anatomy & Physiology

Microbiology & Hygiene

Teaching Methods

Group works
Laboratory work
Net Support Learning

Form(s) of Assessment

Multiple Choice Test(s)
Written exam, 4 hours
Digital exam

Form(s) of Assessment (additional text)

  •  Microbiology & Hygienics: Digital exam, one hour (15%)
  •  Anatomy & Physiology: Written Exam, four hours (85%)
  •  Each exam must be individually approved.

Grading Scale

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

External/internal examiner

Both internal and external examiner evaluates all submitted exams.

Re-sit examination

 Written exam and digital exam: Refer to schedule of exams.

Examination support

Written exam: "Begrepsavklaring"

Coursework Requirements

No more than two. All coursework requirements must be approved prior to the written exam.

Teaching Materials

Refer to the study guide ("undervisningsplanen").

Replacement course for


Additional information

When applications for the accreditation, transfer and recognition of courses from earlier cohorts or other institutions similar programs, each application is treated individually and applicants must be able to include such credits reduction by overlapping topics