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About Study Course

Credit points / ECTS:4 / 6
Course supervisor:Ludmila Gavričenkova
Study type:Full time
Course level:Bachelor
Target audience:Nursing Science
Language:English, Latvian
Branch of science:Medicine; Anatomy


To get comprehensive knowledge about the structure of the human body, organs topography and functions. To create an understanding of the interconnections between the organ systems, that is the basis for the further study of clinical subjects.


All biology disciplines at secondary school level.

Learning outcomes


As a result of the study course, the student will know and will be able to describe the systems of the human body organs, will be able to describe their structure, position, will be able to outline the main regularities of the functions, explain the supplyment, lymphatic drainage and innervation of the organs; will be able to determine part of the anatomy terms in Latin.


Student will recognize and demonstrate skeletal bones, joints, muscle groups, organs, blood vessels and nerves, and other anatomical structures on the study aids used in anatomy studies; will be able to work with special literature.


Is able to independently formulate and critically analyze complex problems, justify decisions and, if necessary, carry out additional analysis; is able to select, analyze the necessary information and use it in the corresponding profession; able to work with colleagues, specialists and solve problems, make decisions; is able to show the place of the relevant professional field in the society and participate in its development.

Study course planning

Planning period:Year 2021, Spring semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Nursing, ĀSNMZF2Bachelor’sRequiredJūlija Golovačova, Dzintra Kažoka
Nursing Studies, MZF2Bachelor’sRequiredLudmila Gavričenkova, Jūlija Golovačova
Midwifery, MZFVb2Bachelor’sRequiredLudmila Gavričenkova, Jūlija Golovačova
Planning period:Year 2021, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Nursing Studies, MZF1Bachelor’sRequired
Public Health, SVF1Bachelor’sRequired
Midwifery, MZFVb1Bachelor’sRequired