Medical Life Sciences - M - Clinical manifestations of diseases

 

General information

Course name Clinical manifestations of diseases
Course type Lecture
Course code MF-IntroMed
Course coordinator Hütten
Faculty Medical Faculty
Examination office Medical Life Sciences/Agricultural Faculty
Short summary This is a lecture from the Master’s programme Medical Life Sciences. This lecture deals with important fields of medicine and typical disease manifestations, basic medical terminology, theoretical introduction to clinical problems.
   

Information about study level

Study level Master
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Information about credit points, evaluation and frequency

ECTS 2
Evaluation Written exam
Frequency Summer term only 90 minutes/week during lecture period (early April – mid-July)
   

Information about teaching language

Teaching language English
Minimum language requirement B2
Further information on the teaching language For all Medical Life Sciences courses, the minimum requirement for English language skills is B2 of the European Reference Framework.
   

Information about requirements

Requirements Medical Life Sciences is a Master’s programme with a two-stage ability assessment with 25 places/year. Interviews will be conducted with interested ERASMUS students.
For requirements, see http://www.medlife.uni-kiel.de/medical-life-sciences/required-knowledge and http://www.medlife.uni-kiel.de/medical-life-sciences/students-profile.
   

Information about course content, reading list and additional information

Course content Important fields of medicine and typical disease manifestations, basic medical terminology, theoretical introduction to clinical problems (e.g. allergies, anatomy and physiology of the kidneys/ kidney diseases, stroke, Parkinson’s disease, MS, epilepsy, physiology of the skin, skin diseases, cardiovascular system; pain management).See http://www.medlife.uni-kiel.de/module/module-descriptions-curriculum/module-descriptions/view
Reading list See http://www.medlife.uni-kiel.de/module/module-descriptions-curriculum/module-descriptions/view
Additional information Information on Master’s programme Medical Life Sciences: www.medlife.uni-kiel.de