For students attending the course Basic medical science (7,5 credits) course code 5HI002

This course will give you a basic knowledge in human cell and tissue biology and physiology of the nervous system, the cardiovascular and urinary system, the respiratory system, the gastrointestinal system, the hormonal systems, the immune system and the reproductive system. It will also give you basic knowledge in common human diseases and disorders.


This course has a new syllabus which means that the code changes: new course code is 5HI023 and course leader is Stefan Reitzner.


Next re-exam for 5HI002 is on June 22, 2023 at 9-12 am. 

Please contact Lotta Arborelius via e-mail (


The schedule will also be published on Canvas no later than two weeks before the start of the course. You will be able to access Canvas once you are admitted to the programme.

For information on start and end dates of the semester, please check the Academic Calendar

Registration - mandatory

To be able to start your studies at KI you must

  • activate your student account
  • register for the course(s) you were admitted to

Please see the web page 'Web registration' for guidelines on how to register.


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Stefan Reitzner

Course leader 5HI023
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Lotta Arborelius

Course leader HI5002
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Malin Sandell

Student councelor
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