Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Bilgi Paketi - Ders Kataloğu

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
ODY113 Medical Terminology 927001 1 1 3
Level of Course Unit
Short Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course is to teach the basic definitions, concepts and issues related to health and field and the necessary medical terminology.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
  1. Explain the importance of medical terminology, methods and usage areas.
  2. Express the basic definitions and concepts of medical terminology
  3. Recognize the elements of medical terms and create medical terms related to the field
  4. Learn the terms related to systems and anatomical structures.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Recommended or Required Reading
Yüksekokullar Tıbbi Terminoloji Ders Kitabı, Sebahat Ekinci,2018
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Course Contents
Introduction to medical terminology. Roots. Prefixes. End inserts. General use of singular and plural name forms. Terms related to the motion system.Anatomical terms. Diagnostic terms. Surgical terms.Terms related to respiratory system. Terms related to circulatory system. Terms related to the digestive system. Blood and blood terms for organs. Terms related to urogenital system. Nervous system terms. Terms related to the internal secretory system. Terms related to the eye. Terms related to the field of the ear and audiology.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Introduction, basic definitions and concepts. Roots, Prefixes, Suffixes
2.Basic definitions and terms about human structure, general information about diseases and classification of diseases
3.Respiratory system terms (anatomical terms, symptom terms, diagnostic terms, surgery terms)
4.Digestive system terms (anatomical terms, symptom terms, diagnostic terms, surgery terms
5.Movement system terms (anatomical terms, symptom terms, diagnosis terms, surgery terms)
6.Nervous system (anatomical terms, symptom terms, diagnostic terms, operative terms)
7.Cardiovascular system terms (anatomical terms, symptom terms, diagnostic terms, surgery terms)
8.Terms used in audiology.
9.midterm
10.Endocrine system terms (anatomical terms, symptom terms, diagnosis terms, surgery terms)
11.Sense organs terms (terms of the eye, ear and skin (anatomical terms, symptom terms, diagnostic terms, surgery terms)
12.Blood terms (anatomical terms, symptom terms, diagnostic terms, surgery terms)
13.Urinary system terms (anatomical terms, symptom terms, diagnostic terms, surgery terms)
14.Genital system terms (anatomical terms, symptom terms, diagnostic terms, surgery terms)
15.Final exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures6530
Discussion3412
Question-Answer5420
Individual Study for Mid term Examination166
Individual Study for Final Examination166
SUM76