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Undergraduate Courses

Dermatology (Clinical Training)

Semester 11th & 12th ()

Hours Practical Training 25 hours per week (for 2 weeks)



  1. Learning how to take dermatological history and how to do physical examination of the skin and its components.
  2. Recognition of elementary skin lesions and understanding of their pathogenetic mechanisms.
  3. Familiarity with the clinical picture of dermatologically and sexually transmitted diseases and their treatment.
  4. Update on the basic principles of modern diagnostic techniques in immunohistopathology, molecular biology, immunology, biomechanics, photobiology and allergology of the skin.

On the last day of the exercise the students take exams, which will include practical (at bedside) and theoretical part.