Course syllabus P15-0036-I - Animal Pathophysiology (FBFS - SS 2019/2020)

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Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Course unit code:
Course unit title:
Animal Pathophysiology
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture1 hour weekly / 13 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

Semester: Applied Biology - master (required), 2. semester
Applied Biology - master (elective), 2. semester
Level of study: 2.
Prerequisites for registration:
Assesment methods :
During the semester there will be a semester work (related to the target of study) and a final oral examination for 60 points. To obtain rating A at least 93 points are required; for the rating B at least 86 points; for rating C at least 79 points; for rating D at least 72 points and for rating E at least 64 points.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
The student understands the structural and functional changes of cells, tissues and organs affected by various pathological causes. After completion of the subject the student understands the basic principles of general pathology of cells, tissues and selected organs.
Course contents:
Pathology is the science about the disease. In the subject the functional changes and their background is described. The determination of functional changes in diseases is described in clinical and experimental physiology and shape changes are supplemented by pathological morphology. After the initial general processes occuring in the cells and tissues in followed by the most usual alterations of individual organ systems.
Recommended or required reading:
MASSANYI, P. -- CAPCAROVÁ, M. -- LUKÁČ, N. -- FORMICKI, G. Basis of pathology: (repetitorium). 1st ed. Nitra : Slovak University of Agriculture, 2017. 59 p. ISBN 978-80-552-1635-5.

Bednař, B., Vaněček, R.: Úvod do patologie. Praha : SZN, 1964.
Rejthar, A., Vojtěšek, B.: Obecní patologie nádorového rústu. Praha : Grada, 2000.
Silbernagel, S., Lang., F.: Atlas patofyziológie člověka. Praha : Grada, 2000.
Yin, X. M., Dong, Z.: Essentials of Apoptosis. Humana Press, 2003. Zendulka, M, Groch, L., Pivník, L.: Atlas veterinární patologické anatomie. Praha : SZN, 1998.

Language of instruction:
Slovak, English
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 91

91,2 %
4,4 %3,3 %
1,1 %
0 %
0 %
Name of lecturer(s):
Last modification:
7. 3. 2019
prof. MVDr. Peter Massanyi, DrSc. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Martin Mastík, PhD. on 03/07/2019.

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