HST 222 – General&Systemic Histology
Course lecturer :
Prof. Sahar Aly Omar
Dr. ibtissam mohammad
Course assistant :
Course objectives :
1- Acquire new histological knowledge and skills essential for study and practice of medical sciences. 2- Correlate the structure of the body cells, tissues and organ systems with their function with emphasis on clinical relevance. 3- Motivate the student to use different scientific resources to enhance self- learning.
Course description :
The course contents include Mitosis, tissue types, Classification of epithelial tissue, Types of glands, Connective tissue Neuroepithelium, Classification of connective tissue, Integumentary system, Specialized connective tissue Blood, Bone, cartilage, Muscle tissue, Urinary system and endocrine gland.
Course assessment :
Assessment Form % Grades Quizzes & Course work 5 % 10 marks Mid-Term exam 20% 40 marks Assignments / Ppt / Res / IL 5% 10 marks Final Practical Evaluation 20% 40 marks Final written exam 50% 100 marks Total 100% 200 marks
Recommended text books :
• Junqueira LC, Carneiro J, Kelly RO. Basic Histology, 14th edition 2015 • Gartner LP& Hiatt JL. Color Textbook of Histology , 6th edition 2012
Recommended refrences :
Netter\’s Essential Histology , by William K. Ovalle, Patrick C. Nahirney , 2nd edition , 2013 Wheater\’s Functional Histology. Text and Colored Atlas , 6th edition , 2013 The Egyptian Journal of Histology