HBIO3002 - Laboratory Medicine


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Written examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Written examination 100/100 4 hours E

Course content

Cell damage/cell death. Inflammation. Circulatory disturbances. Electrolyte- and acid/base disturbances. Hormonal disturbances. Growth disturbances and tumors.

Learning outcome

Upon passed exam the student should
Have knowledge about and be able to explain biological and cellular processes upon cell damage/cell death, inflammation, circulatory disturbances, electrolyte- and acid/base disturbances, hormonal disturbances, growth disturbances and tumors.
Have knowledge about and be able to explain how normal and disturbed prosesses in the body can be monitored in body fluids, cells and tissue.

Learning methods and activities

Total expected work load: 230 hours. Tutoring: 5 hours (Problem based learning (PBL) in groups of about 8 students). Lectures 38 hours. Team based Learning (TBL): 15 hours. Self study: 172 hours.

Compulsory assignments

  • TBL / PBL

Further on evaluation

The candidate must have approved compulsory assignments in order to sit for the exam. Compulsory assignments consists of; Participation in weekly group counseling, participation in weekly seminars / group exercises (TBL).

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Medical laboratory technology (MTBIO)

Required previous knowledge

Admission to the course requires admission to the study program Bachelor i Bioingeniørfag. Other students may be admitted depending on course capacity.

Course materials

Recommended books: Gould's Pathophysiology for the Health Professions, Elsevier Tietz, W.B.: Fundamentals of Clinical Chemistry, Saunders Company. Alberts et al: Essential Cell Biology, Garland Publishing inc. Mecsei, R.: Clinical Cytology. Kompendium. Tapir kompendieforlag

More on the course



Version: A
Credits:  8.0 SP
Study level: Third-year courses, level III


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Medical laboratory technology
Contact information


Examination arrangement: Written examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Written examination 100/100 E INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
Autumn UTS Written examination 100/100 E INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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