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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
DYZ102 Pharmacology 927001 1 2 3
Level of Course Unit
Short Cycle
Objectives of the Course
In this course, students will be introduced to general principles of usage of drugs. The students will learn general knowledge how to use drugs in treatments, domain of usege of drugs and types of treatments.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Öğr. Gör. Selma ALAKUŞ
Learning Outcomes
  1. Gains knowledge about definitions and concepts of pharmacology.
  2. Defines pharmacokinetic and pharmaco-dynamic explanations.
  3. Learn about the undesirable toxic effects that can be seen in the organism after administration of the drugs.
  4. Respiratory System, Digestive System, Kidney System, Cardiovascular System defines which organs and systems medicines affect.
  5. Describe the areas of use of the chemotherapeutics, the types of drugs used, the treatment of the mechanism of action and significant side effects.
  6. Reproductive System Hormones, Birth Control Drugs, Learn about drugs affecting the Uterus Movements.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
1) Prof.Dr.M.İ.Cingi.Prof.Dr.M.Erol.1991. Farmakoloji Eskişehir.

2) Prof.Dr. İ.Dökmeci. Sağlık Yüksek Okulları İçin Farmakoloji. Trakya Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi Farmakoloji.

3) Doç.Dr. H. Kara Sağlık Yüksek Okulları İçin Farmakoloji. Fırat Üniversitesi Sağlık Yüksek Okulu. Elazığ.

4) Prof.Dr. Oğuz Kayaalp. Tıbbi Farmakoloji. Hacettepe Ünv. Tıp Fak. Eylül 2002. Ankara.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Introduction of general pharmacology, Use of drug ways, pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, factors that affect drug’s effects, pharmacokinetics and drug interactions via pharmacokinetics, reverse drug effects, toxic effects of drugs, drug addiction and abuse, prescription and appropriate drug treatment.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Definitions and concpets
4.The factors that change the side effects of drugs and drug interactions
5.Drugs’s toxic effects
6.Reproductive hormones
7.Autonomic nervous system drugs
8.Midterm Exam
9.Drugs that effect Uterus System Movement
10.Digestive System Drugs
12.Cardiovascular System Drugs
13.Respiratory System Drugs
14.Drugs that effect Renal Systems and Electrolyte Metabolism
15.Final Exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination1100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination1100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14114
Self Study616
Individual Study for Mid term Examination188
Individual Study for Final Examination188