Course: Histology

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Course title Histology
Course code HIE/RA011
Organizational form of instruction Exercise + Seminar
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 1
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Krajčí Drahomíra, MUDr. CSc.
  • Lichnovská Radka, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Ehrmann Jiří, prof. MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Kamarád Vojtěch, doc. MUDr. DrSc.
Course content
Cytology. General histology (microscopic structures of epithelial, connective, muscle, nerve and blood tissues).

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture, Observation, Demonstration, Projection (static, dynamic)
Learning outcomes
The subject is focused on the microscopic anatomy of the human locomotor system. It comprises the cytology and general histology (epithelial, connective, muscular and nerve tissues, blood). Special attention is paid to chapters dealing with the connective and muscular tissues, ossification, joints and nerve endings.
After the subject is completed, students are expected to have a good knowledge of the locomotor system which can be used as a starting point for pathology and other preclinical, and clinical subjects.
Students ought to have fundamental biology and chemistry attainments at the secondary education level.

Assessment methods and criteria
Mark, Oral exam

Complete presence on seminars, successful mastering of taken topics.
Recommended literature
  • Junqueira, et al. (1997). Základy histologie.
  • Lichnovský, V. a kol. (1997). Základy histologie pro bakaláře. VUP Olomouc.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Health Sciences Physiotherapy (2011) Health service 1 Winter