norsk norsk&engelsk / norwegian&english

Course Description SPL1002 - Nursing Science/Natural Science (2005/2006)

ECTS Credits15
DurationAutumn, Autumn and Spring
Autumn for full-time students, autumn and spring for part-time students.

The students will show understanding of the anatomy and functioning of the human body, as well as show insight into the effect of medication – side effects, basic microbiology and hygienics. The students will get understanding of the basic needs of human beings and of documentation related to these.


- Anatomy
- Physiology
- Biochemistry
- Hygienics
- Microbiology
- Science of nutrition
- Pharmacology
- Basic needs

Study MethodsLectures, Group Works, Net Supported Learning, Meeting(s) / Seminar(s), Tutoring
AssessmentWritten Exam, 4 hours
Each part must be individually approved of.
A written paper is required in each of the contents microbiology, hygienics, nutrition and pharmacology. Two of these are picked out, one by the students and one by AU1, and evaluated together with the written exam, the written paper counting 20 % each and the written exam counting 60% of the total result.
Grading SystemAlphabetical Scale, A (best) - F (fail)
Course RequirementsNone