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تحميل الدليل التدريبي

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Course Title (Symbol and No.): 123 ANAT            EMBRYOLOGY

 

Credit Hours:                               1 HOUR

 

Contact Hours:                             Theoretical:                    1 HOUR

 

                                                       

 

 

Course Objectives

          The course is designed to help the student to:

a)     Develop knowledge concerning the beginning of human life and the changes occurring during prenatal development.

b)    Understand the causes of variations in human structure.

c)     Understand gross anatomy and how normal and abnormal relations develop.

d)    Know the relevance of embryology to medicine.

 

Course Contents:

·        General Embryology:

Gametogenesis

Fertilization

Female cycles

Cleavage

Implantation

Bilaminar germ disc

Trilaminar germ disc

 Intraembryonic mesoderm

Folding

Amnion, yolk sac, allantois, umbilical cord

Chorion

Decidua

Placenta

Twinning

Congenital malformations & teratogens

 

·        Specical Embryology:

Heart tube

Aortic arches

Respiratory system

Body cavities

Serous membranes

Diaphragm

Digestive system

Urinary system

Male genital system

Female genital system

Branchial apparatus

Tongue

Thyroid gland

Salivary glands

Face, nose & palate

Nervous system

Skeletal system

Muscular system

Integumentary system

 

Recommended Book

The developing human – Clinically oriented embryology (Moore & Persaud)

 

Distribution of Marks (Total 100 marks)

A.               First Semester                                             35 marks

1) One Quiz                                                 5 marks

2) First Continuous Assessment Exam          15 marks

3) Mid-year Exam                                        20 marks

B.               Second Semester                                         25 marks

1) One Quiz                                                 5 marks

2) Third Continuous Assessment Exam         15 marks

          C.      Final Exam                                                         40 marks

 

Examination Format in Continuous Assessment Exams

          A.      Written Exam               

                   The exam will be in the form of 30 questions

(One single best answer)                    

 

Time                              One hour

 

 

Examination Format in Final Exam

          A.      Written Exam               

                   The exam will be in the form of 60 questions

(One single best answer)                    

Time                              Two hours

 

Examination Format in each Quiz (only written exam, in the 6th week of each semester)

                    The exam will be in the form of 8 questions

(One single best answer)                    

 

Time                              Two minutes for each question

 

 

Topics for Written Exams

A.               First Continuous Assessment Exam

The exam includes all topics studied from the beginning of the academic year till the week before the time of exam.

 

          B.      Second Continuous Assessment (Mid-year) Exam

                   The exam includes:

                   1) Topics included in the First Continuous Exam    (one-third)

                   2) Topics studied after the First Continuous Exam  (Two-thirds)

 

C.               Third Continuous Assessment Exam

The exam includes all topics studied from the beginning of the second semester till the week before the time of exam.

 

D.               Final Exam

The exam includes all topics studied during the whole course:

1) Topics studied during the first semester              (30%)

2) Topics studied during the second semester         (70%)

 

ELIGIBILITY FOR FINAL EXAM

·        FOR FRESH STUDENTS: Attendance must not be less than 70%

·        FOR REPEATERS: Attendance must not be less than 50%

 

Resit Exams                                                       

A.               For Final exam                      100 marks

Written Exam                 

It has the same format and topics of Final Exam.

                  

         

B.               For Continuous exam or quizzes

1)       Format:

The Resit Exam will be in the form of essay written questions.

2)       Policy:

- The student who did not attend the original exam must apply an appeal to the Chairman of Anatomy Department within a week from the time of the exam.

- Resit Exam will be held only for students whose appeal was accepted by the Department of Anatomy.

 

 

 

N.B.: Dr. Ahmed Fathalla will be happy to meet any student who needs help at:

·       Saturday: from 1 to 3 PM

·       Tuesday: from 1 to 3 PM

 
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