cod. 1002450

Academic year 2023/24
4° year of course - First semester
Academic discipline
Anatomia umana (BIO/16)
Formazione clinica interdisciplinare e medicina basata sulle evidenze
Type of training activity
10 hours
of face-to-face activities
1 credits
hub: PARMA
course unit

Integrated course unit module: HEAD AND NECK DISEASES

Learning objectives

knowledge and understanding
the student must know the anatomy and development of the cervico-facial structures

applying knowledge and understanding
The anatomical knowledge should be applied to the surgery of the district

Making Judgement
at the end of the course the student will be able to follow a simple clinical case study

communication skills
the student will use the correct technical language

ability to learn
the student will be able to read and understand critically scientific articles in the field.


Having successfully completed the pre-clinical Courses

Course unit content

Regional anatomy of the regions of the head & neck of special clinical and surgical interest.
Organogenesis of cervico-facial structures

Full programme

Superficial and deep regions of the head, fasciae and triangles of the neck. Optic and auditive tracts.
Embryological development of the cervico-facial structures


rometheus- testo atlante di anatomia umana – volume testa, collo e neuroanatomia. Ed. EDISES

NETTER Atlante di Anatomia Umana, Ed. EDRA

Teaching methods

Lectures will be held on-site in compliance with safety standards. Supporting material will be available on the specific, student-reserved platform (Elly, Course code 5026).

Assessment methods and criteria

The achievement of the above described learning objective will be verified by an oral exam (the oral exam will encompass the three sections - splanchnology, general neuroanatomy and anatomy of stomatognathic apparatus). Communicative skills will be assessed too.

Students with DSA/BSE must contact the University's Reception and Inclusion Centre (CAI) in advance and follow the CAI's instructions for any requests for personalised examinations (https://www.cai.unipr.it/).

Other information

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