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The course takes place in period

3 (2021-01-01 to 2021-03-21)


Professional studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is a deep enough level of knowledge to give you the preparedness to act and to take responsibility in your profession.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course you are expected to be able to explain - the etiology - the symptoms, the course with possible complications and the prognosis - the most common diagnostic examinations - the most common treatment alternatives, their effects, risks, interactions and side-effects concerning the most common internal medical diseases.

Course contents

Respiratory infections Asthma & COPD Cardiovascular disease Stroke Meningitis & Encephalitis Hypo- and hyperthyroidism Parkinson's desease Rheumatoid arthritis Diabetes Rheumatoid arthritis Epilepsy Diabetes

Prerequisites and co-requisites

The student has participated in the course anatomy and physiology

Previous course names

Medical studies I

Recommended or required reading

Learning materials are located on itslearning

Study activities

Internet-based studies - 135 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 135 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 135 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Multiform education

Assessment methods

  • Exams (written-, oral-, home-)
  • The exam will be performed on itsLearning

Assessment requirements

Passed final exam


Tillman Ilse


Tillman Ilse

Home page of the course

Group size

No limit (136 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

The timetable of the course

enligt ItsLearning


  • 2021-03-19
  • 2021-04-23

Course enrolment period

2020-12-24 to 2021-01-20

Assessment methods

  • 2019-02-24 - Exams
  • Date will be announced later - Other assignments
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2021-01-11 15:15 - 16:00 Medicinska ämnen I, Inremedicin Live introduktion till kursen. Linken till zoom finns på ItsLearning Tillman Ilse
2021-03-05 13:00 - 15:00 Medicinska ämnen I, Inremedicin Tentamen med zoom-övervakning Tillman Ilse

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