Clinical Pathology, Diagnostics and Medical Treatment, Basic Course, 7.5 credits
Sjukdomslära, diagnostik och behandling, grundkurs, 7,5 högskolepoäng
Course Syllabus for students Spring 2020
Course Code:HSDK11
Confirmed by:Utbildningsrådet Feb 21, 2011
Revised by:Department head Aug 24, 2016
Valid From:Oct 3, 2016
Reg number:HHJ 2016/02948
Education Cycle:Basic level
Disciplinary domain:Medicine
Subject group:ME1
Specialised in:G1F

Intended Learning Outcomes (ILO)

Upon completion of the course the student should have the;

Knowledge and understanding

  • describe and explain the pathophysiological development and medical treatment of common diseases.


Diseases in:
- cardiovascular system
- pulmonary system
- nervous system
- urinary system
- gastrointestinal system
- musculo-skeletal system
- blood
- hormone system
- tumor development

Type of instruction

The course is implemented in the form of lectures and case studies.

The teaching is normally conducted in Swedish, but can occasionally be in English.


General entry requirements and Anatomy and Physiology, basic course, 7,5 hp or the equivalent

Examination and grades

The course is graded A, B, C, D, E, FX or F.

Exam form
Individual written exam
A university lecturer serves as the course examiner.

Registration of examination:
Name of the TestValueGrading
Examination7.5 creditsA/B/C/D/E/FX/F

Course literature

Andersson, R., Jeppsson, B., & Rydholm, A. (2012). Kirurgiska sjukdomar. Lund: Studentlitteratur.

Ericson, E., & Ericson, T. (2012). Medicinska sjukdomar. Lund: Studentlitteratur.

Henriksson, O., & Lennermark, I. (2012). Värt att veta om vätskebalans. Lund: Studentlitteratur.

Latest edition of the course literature shall be used.

Content updated 2019-10-21

Content updated 2015-06-24
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