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Clinical pathology and anatomy II with focus on radiography 15 credits

Sjukdomslära och anatomi II inriktning radiografi
First cycle, M0101H
Course syllabus valid: Spring 2021 Sp 3 - Present
The version indicates the term and period for which this course syllabus is valid. The most recent version of the course syllabus is shown first.

Syllabus established
by Dean of Department of Health Sciences 21 Feb 2020

Last revised
by Dean of Department of Health Sciences 21 Feb 2020

Education level
First cycle
Grade scale
Medical Science
Subject group (SCB)

Entry requirements

In order to meet the general entry requirements for first cycle studies you must have successfully completed upper secondary education and documented skills in English language and .

More information about English language requirements


The selection is based on 1-165 credits.

Course Aim
After having completed the course the student will be able to: 
  • Describe the topographical anatomy of the body  
  • Explain underlying aetiology and pathophysiology of disease states throughout the entire life span related to symptoms patients present with
  • Describe the investigation and treatment of patients with suspected different illnesses
  • Identify differential diagnoses in relation to medical imaging diagnostics
  • Describe how age and gender can affect health, presentation of symptoms, diagnostics and treatment
  • Describe the laboratory analyses encountered by radiology nurses in their profession
  • Reflect on adapted communication and information for patients with special needs

  • Topographical anatomy
  • Cardiovascular diseases
  • Gastrointestinal diseases
  • Haematology
  • Oncology
  • Gynaecology
  • Neurology
  • Psychiatry
  • Geriatrics
  • Renal diseases
  • Endocrinological diseases
  • Laboratory diagnostics
  • Gender equality
  • Communication and response to patients with special needs
  • Simulation

Teaching and learning take place through self-directed studies, study assignments, group discussions, seminars with written and verbal presentations and the examination. Lectures are held in selected parts of the course. Participation in laboratory work and seminars is compulsory. The content of the course components and its type of instruction are specifically targeted at the radiology nurse profession.

The course learning outcomes will be examined and assessed through submitted individual and/or group assignments, seminars and the examination.

Achieving a Pass for the full course requires a Pass grade for all parts of the course and that all compulsory components have been completed.

Transition terms
The programme syllabus applies from the spring semester 2020 for those students who are then admitted to the programme. The course coordinator and subject manager will approve  individual study plans for students who have been admitted to the previous programme syllabus and to resume studies after approved leave from studies in accordance with the current programme syllabus.

If a course is no longer provided or has undergone major changes, the students will be offered two opportunities for examination during the first year after the change has taken place and then once a year for another 2 years based on the official course syllabus that applied at registration.
 Course M0101H equivalent to M0088H

Sara Larsson

Transition terms
The course M0101H is equal to M0088H

Literature. Valid from Spring 2021 Sp 3 (May change until 10 weeks before course start)
Andersson, R., Jeppsson, B. & Rydholm, A. (red.) (senaste upplaga). Kirurgiska sjukdomar. Lund: Studentlitteratur.
Aspelin, P. & Pettersson, H. (red.) (senaste upplaga). Radiologi. Lund: Studentlitteratur.
Dahlborg, E., Lyckhage, G. & Tengelin, E. (red.) (senaste upplaga). Jämlik vård: normmedvetna perspektiv. Lund: Studentlitteratur.
Edberg, A. & Wijk, H. (red.) (senaste upplaga). Omvårdnadens grunder. Hälsa och ohälsa. Lund: Studentlitteratur.
Ericson, E. & Ericson, T. (senaste upplaga). Medicinska sjukdomar: patofysiologi, omvårdnad, behandling. Lund: Studentlitteratur
Fossum, B. (red.) (senaste upplaga). Kommunikation: samtal och bemötande i vården. Lund: Studentlitteratur.

Friberg, F., & Öhlen, J. (Red.). (senaste upplaga). Omvårdnadens grunder: Perspektiv och förhållningssätt. Lund: Studentlitteratur.
Lindskog, B.I. (senaste upplaga). Medicinsk terminologi. Stockholm: Norstedts Akademiska
Sand, O. (senaste upplaga). Människokroppen: fysiologi och anatomi. Stockholm: Liber.
Vigué, J. & Martín Orte, E. (senaste upplaga). Atlas över människokroppen. Stockholm: Liber.

Referensliterature may be added.

Course offered by
Department of Health Sciences

CodeDescriptionGrade scaleHPStatusFrom periodTitle
0001Examination Topographic and in-depth anatomyU G VG2.50MandatoryS21
0002Examination PathologyU G VG7.50MandatoryS21
0003SeminarU G#2.50MandatoryS21
0004Assignment reportU G#1.50MandatoryS21
0005LaborationU G#1.00MandatoryS21