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General Histology

  • Course Code :
    SGS 251
  • Level :
    Undergraduate
  • Course Hours :
    3.00 Hours
  • Department :
    Faculty of Oral & Dental Medicine

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Area of Study :

• To teach the students the basic histology structures of different cells and tissues of human body, preparing them for studying organs and systems in the second term & second Year • Making correlation between function and structure of various tissues and their clinical significance

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General Histology

Cytology, epithelium and connective tissues. Bone, blood, vascular,lymphatic and digestive systems Skin and CNS

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Course outcomes:

a. Knowledge and Understanding:

1- Define and describe the histological characteristics of normal cells..
2- Define and compare between different blood cells .
3- Define and discuss the basic histological tissues of the body (General histology ) and some systems in the second term (Vascular , Lymphatics , & Skin )

b. Intellectual Skills:

1- Answer MCQ questions on various parts of the curriculum.
2- Correlate between Histological structure & function of any cell or tissue
3- Diagnose slides different from those seen during his course but of the same organs or tissues previously studied

c. Professional and Practical Skills:

1- Differentiate between different tissues and organs in histological slide seen under the microscope .
2- Know different cell organelles in projector slides
3- Know different blood cells in blood films seen in projector slides
4- Know different types of epithelium, connective tissue cells, connective tissue proper & bine cells

d. General and Transferable Skills:

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Course topics and contents:

Topic No. of hours Lecture Tutorial/Practical
Cytology 12 Cytology Cytology
Blood 8 Blood Blood
Epithelium 8 Epithelium Epithelium
Connective Tissue 8 Connective Tissue Connective Tissue
Cartilage 4 Cartilage Cartilage
Bone 8 Bone Bone
Muscle 4 Muscle Muscle
Nervous tissue 4 Nervous tissue Nervous tissue
Vascular 4 Vascular Vascular
Skin 4 Skin Skin
Lymphatic system 8 Lymphatic system Lymphatic system
Digestive glands 8 Digestive glands Digestive glands
Endocrine 4 Endocrine Endocrine

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Teaching And Learning Methodologies:

Teaching and learning methods
Lectures
Practical sections

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Course Assessment :

Methods of assessment Relative weight % Week No. Assess What
1st Mid Term Exam 15.00 assess knowledge and understanding
2nd Mid Term Exam 15.00 assess knowledge and understanding
Final written 25.00
Mid Term practical exam 20.00 assess practical skills in diagnose of different tissues under the microscope and projector slides
oral exam 10.00 knowledge and understanding and attitude
Practical exam 15.00 assess practical skills in diagnose of different tissues under the microscope and projector slides

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Books:

Book Author Publisher
Basic Histology : Text & Atlas Anthony L. Mescher McGraw Hill
No Book no no

Course notes :

Department Book available for students to purchase from different bookshops at the faculty

Recommended books :

• CD-ROM containing topics in the curriculum provided with photomicrographs of these topics • Basic histology Junqueira, L.C. • Atlas of histology : Di Fiore • Functional Histology ( Wheater's ) Text & Atlas of histology • Gartner & Hiatt Atlas of Histology • Cormack concise Textbook of Histology

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