At the end of the course of instruction, the students should be able to – 1. Acquire the knowledge of General pathology and basic pathological processes with more emphasis is on the common diseases and problems mostly encountered in Myanmar. 2. Achieve the basic skills i. In recognizing the basic changes in organs or tissues, both macroscopically and microscopically. ii. To establish the scientific way of thinking as the General Pathology serves as a bridge linking between pre-clinical basic subjects and clinical ones. iii. To establish a habit of self – education. 3. Show the attitude of – a. Appreciation that the knowledge of fundamental pathology can be applied in all branches of Clinical Medicine and Clinical Dentistry. b. Awareness that the laboratory investigation plays an important in arriving at the correct diagnosis.