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About Study Course

Credit points / ECTS:3 / 3
Course supervisor: Ilze Štrumfa
Study type:Full time
Course level:Bachelor
Target audience:Nursing Science
Language:English, Latvian
Branch of science:Medicine; Pathology


To provide knowledge on the pathogenesis of human diseases as the theoretical basis for further clinical studies and practical medical work; to develop practical skills in the evaluation of laboratory investigation.


Cell biology, human anatomy and physiology, biochemistry.

Learning outcomes


The pathogenesis of human diseases, including general pathological processes and special pathology with the emphasis on specific disease entities.


Application of laboratory assessment (blood tests, biochemical tests, urine analysis) in clinical diagnostics.


Work with medical information.

Study course planning

Planning period:Year 2020, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
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Midwifery3Bachelor’sRequiredArvīds Jakovļevs, Marta Riekstiņa