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Lectures, online modules, tutorials and practical classes (macroscopic pathology sessions) aimed at increasing understanding of important disease processes. Comparisons between normal and abnormal cell, tissue and organ function will be made. Includes processes of cell and tissue degeneration, acute and chronic inflammation, regeneration and repair, infection, atherosclerosis, thrombosis, embolism and infarction. Particular examples include diseases of practical importance such as pneumonia, rheumatoid arthritis, pulmonary embolism and myocardial infarction. Aberrations of cell growth introduces neoplasia with examples of common tumours.

For more detailed information, please see  the Course Outline below.

Study Level


Offering Terms

Term 3



Delivery Mode

Partially online

Indicative contact hours


Conditions for Enrolment

Prerequisite: ANAT2111 or ANAT1551 and BIOC2181 and PHSL2501

Course Outline

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Pre-2019 Handbook Editions

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