This is a basic introductory module providing a complete framework for understanding the introduction to pathology and communicable diseases.
The curriculum described here represents topics and themes considered essential to basic principles of clinical pathology and prevention of communicable diseases.  
The first part of this course will touch on the study of pathophysiological changes and mechanisms of their disturbance, the morphological and clinical manifestations associated with the diseased state, and the immunopathology of diseases caused by an abnormal immune response.
The second part is basic microbiology and immunology which covers biological agents causing diseases in humans and the vectors transmitting them; important biological factors and universal precautionary principles for various communicable diseases; basic immunology includes topics on the organization and function of the immune system involving both innate and adaptive immune responses and vaccination types, and lastly immunization necessary for paramedics.