aVLPY9X1p Psychiatry - lecture

Faculty of Medicine
autumn 2019
Extent and Intensity
1/0/0. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
prof. MUDr. Tomáš Kašpárek, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Elis Bartečků, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Pavel Theiner, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. MUDr. Bc. Libor Ustohal, Ph.D. (lecturer)
prof. MUDr. Ivana Drtílková, CSc. (alternate examiner)
prof. MUDr. Alexandra Žourková, CSc. (alternate examiner)
Guaranteed by
prof. MUDr. Tomáš Kašpárek, Ph.D.
Department of Psychiatry - Institutions shared with the Faculty Hospital Brno - Adult Age Medicine - Faculty of Medicine
Contact Person: Jana Pazderová
Supplier department: Department of Psychiatry - Institutions shared with the Faculty Hospital Brno - Adult Age Medicine - Faculty of Medicine
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Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
Fields of study the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The aim of the course Psychiatry - lecture is to get theoretically acquainted with:

- Basics of psychiatry and its purpose,
- Basic classification of psychiatric disorders,
- Aetiology of mental disorders,
- Basics of sexology,

The topics of lectures are those not covered in the course Psychiatry - exercise.
Learning outcomes
After the course a student will be able:
- to characterize the field of Psychiatry and its function;
- to describe the classification of mental disorders;
- to describe theories of the aetiology of mental disorders;
- to define and describe the basic classification of instincts;
- to describe sexological disorders (sexual dysfunctions, disorders of sexual orientation and gender identity disorders)
  • The first lecture: Introduction to Psychiatry;
  • Second lecture: Sexology
    required literature
  • ŽOURKOVÁ, Alexandra, Eva ČEŠKOVÁ and Ivana DRTÍLKOVÁ. General and specialized psychiatry. Multimediální podpora výuky klinických a zdravotnických oborů (General and specialized psychiatry). 2011. URL info
  • COWEN, Philip, Paul HARRISON a Tom BURNS. Shorter Oxford textobook of psychitry, sixth edition, 818 stran. ISBN 978-80-1996-0561-3
    recommended literature
  • STAHL, Stephen. Stahl´s essential psychopharmacology: neuroscientific basis and practical application. 4. vyd. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013, 608 s. ISBN 978-1-107-68646-5
Teaching methods
Lectures in the first week of the fall semester - theoretical training
Assessment methods
Oral examination

Examination in Psychiatry for VLA is oral and has 3 questions:

A - General Psychiatry,
B - Special psychiatry,
C - Clinical management of mental disorders.
Language of instruction
Follow-Up Courses
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
Information on completion of the course: Ustní zkouška se skládá ze 2 otázek. Otázky jsou k dispozici na http://psychiatrie.med.muni.cz, odkaz výuka a také na Spolku mediků.
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
The course is taught annually.
Note related to how often the course is taught: 1. týden podzimního semestru.
General note: Další informace najdete na: http://psychiatrie.med.muni.cz.
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: 15.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2017, Spring 2018, autumn 2018, spring 2019, spring 2020.
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