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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
ODY105 Hearing and Measurement 927001 1 1 9
Level of Course Unit
Short Cycle
Objectives of the Course
knowledge about the anatomy and system of hearing, to understand how to evaluate the hearing and to understand the responsibilities of audiometrist.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Öğr.Gör. Fatih Mehmet ŞAHİN.
Learning Outcomes
  1. have knowledge about the anatomy and physiology of hearing
  2. Have knowledge about the application of trunk testing
  3. Students will have information about tympanometry and acoustic reflex tests
  4. Masking in airway and bone path measurement
  5. Have knowledge about pure sound audiometry and speech audiometry and do the application.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Temel Odyoloji, Editör:Erol Belgin ve Sanem Şahlı, Güven Kitabevi, 2014.
Handbook of Clinical Audiology,Editör: Katz Jack, 6th ed, Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams ve Wilkins,
Essential Otolaryngology, K.J. Lee (Türkçe çevirisi) 2004.
Kulak Burun Boğaz Hastalıkları ve Baş-Boyun Cerrahisi. Editör: C.Koç Güneş Kitabevi, 2004
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Hearing Anatomy and Physiology, Implementation of trunk testing, Tympanometry and acoustic reflex tests, hearing tests and masking methods and applications.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Hearing anatomy and physiology
2.Hearing anatomy and physiology
3.Acoustic principles in hearing system
4.Implementation of tuning fork tunnels
5.Basic components of acoustic admittance method
6.Tympanometry and acoustic reflex tests
7.Pure sound audiometry
8.Speech audiometry
9.midterm exam
10.What is Masking? Masking methods in audiology
11.Masking in airway and bone path measurement
12.Discussion on pure voice audiogram samples in different hearing losses
13.Discussion on pure voice audiogram samples in different hearing losses
14.Discussion on pure voice audiogram samples in different hearing losses
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 Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures5420
Individual Study for Mid term Examination166
Individual Study for Final Examination166