VM3101 - General Pathology

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Completion of Year 2 courses with C grade or above
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2020/21
Semester B 2021/22 (Tentative)

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

The purpose of this course is for students to build and understanding of the basic mechanisms by which tissues and organisms react to insult and the basic mechanisms of the immune response. The material in this course is meant to build on the solid foundation of anatomy and histology, complement the material presented in the cell biology and genetics courses, and provide the basis for further understanding of the pathogenesis and diagnosis of diseases that will be essential in future courses and in clinical rotations.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 40%
Examination: 60%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
# Students must pass each examination and the continuous assessment as a whole to pass the course as a whole
Detailed Course Information


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