Pathology is the study of diseases. It bridges science and
medicine and underpins every aspect of patient care, from diagnostic testing
and treatment advice to the use of cutting-edge genetic technologies leading to
the prevention of diseases. In this integrated curriculum problem-based
learning is the one of the major learning strategies, Interactive lectures also
helps in the better understanding of subject by students.
understand the mechanisms and pathological processes of various diseases.
carry out bedside laboratory tests and other simple laboratory tests (that are
required in the diagnosis of diseases) specially in the rural areas, where
services of laboratory personnel may not be available
plan laboratory investigations to reach final diagnosis of diseases.
of laboratory results and their implications.
develop attitude for further learning and continuing education.
To develop attitude and knowledge for research
in the subject