Course: Histology

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Course title Histology
Course code KAZ/HI
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Tutorial
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
  • Miklíková Michaela, MUDr. et Mgr.
  • Čedíková Miroslava, MUDr. Ph.D.
Course content
Lectures: 1.Introduction into a course (history and significance of a science). Tissues ( classification). 2.Epithelium (according to arrangement; according to function - glands). 3.Ligament (cell, fibres, basic matter, types of ligament). 4.Cartilage (hyalinne, elastic, ligamentous). Bone (structure, ossification). 5.Muscles (smooth, striated). 6.Nervous tissue (neurone, synapsis, ending; neuroglia). Summary of tissues. 7.Endocrine system (hypophysis, thyreoid gland, parathyreoid gland, adrenal gland, epiphysis). 8.Integumentary system. 9.Cardiovascular system (arteries, veins, heart). 10.Lymphatic system (lymphatic vessels, lymphatic nodes, spleen, thymus). 11.Digestive system. 12.Respiratory system. 13.-14. Reproductive systems. 15. Sensory system. Practical excercises: Content of practical lessons follows content of lectures.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture, Practicum
  • Contact hours - 45 hours per semester
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 10 hours per semester
  • Preparation for an examination (30-60) - 30 hours per semester
learning outcomes
professional knowledge
popsat mikroanatomickou stavbu tkání, orgánů a orgánových soustav
professional skills
klasifikovat jednotlivé tkáně a charakterizovat je
teaching methods
professional knowledge
Multimedia supported teaching
assessment methods
Oral exam
Recommended literature
  • Bacon R.L., Niles R.N. Meical histology. A text and atlas with introductory patology. Springer Verlag, New York, 1983.
  • Burkitt H.G., Zouny B., Heath J.W. Wheater´s Functional Histology. A text and colour atlas, 3rd edition.
  • Junqueira L.C., Carneiro J., Kelley R.O. Základy histologie. H&H, Jinočany, 1999.
  • Konrádová V., Uhlík J., Vajner L. Funkční histologie, H&H, Jinočany, 1998.
  • Lichnovský V. et al. Základy histologie pro bakaláře. LF UP Olomouc, 1997.
  • Partner L.P., Hiáty J.L. Color Atlas of Histology. Williams and Wilkins, Baltimore, 1990.

Study plans that include the course
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