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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
EBE109 Microbiology And Parasitology 927001 1 1 3
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The student will learn structures of microorganisms, classification and will have information about the general characteristics of the bacteria, fungi, viruses and parasites that cause infectious diseases important to have an idea about, vaccines and serums, and ahead of their careers, they may need to be familiar with the basic laboratory practice information and important factors for infectious diseases, the basic features and treatment at the end of this course
Name of Lecturer(s)
Yrd.Doç.Dr.Mehtap ÜNLÜ SÖĞÜT
Learning Outcomes
  1. Students must have knowledge structures, classification and the general characteristics of microorganisms at the end of this course
  2. Students must have an idea about major infectious diseases that cause of the bacteria, fungi, viruses, and parasites
  3. Students must be knowledgeable about vaccines and serums
  4. Students must learn for factors, the basic features and treatment of important infectious diseases
  5. Students may need to be acquired practical knowledge of basic laboratory their professional lives ahead of them
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
1) Brooks GF, Butel JS, Morse SA. Jawetz, Melnick ve Adelberg Tıbbi Mikrobiyoloji . Nobel Tıp Kitapevleri. 2010.
2) Günalp A, Yılmaz YA, Pınar A. Tıbbi Mikrobiyoloji Laboratuvar Eğitim Kitabı. Hacettepe Üniversitesi Yayınları, 2003.
3) Ustaçelebi Ş. Temel ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji. Güneş Kitabevi, 1999.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Microorganisms structure, classification and general properties of bacteria, fungi, viruses and parasites that cause major infectious diseases, vaccines and serums, basic laboratory practical information and key factors of infectious diseases, the main features and treatments
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Classification of microorganisms, the general structural properties, the fine structure of bacteria
2.Staining properties of bacteria, reproductive characteristics, and media used in microbiology
3.Metabolism of bacteria, microorganism host relationships
4.Normal microbial flora, ways of transmission of infection, sterilization and disinfection.
5.General features of fungi, yeasts and molds that medical significance.
6.Antibiotic mechanisms of action, mechanisms of resistance to antibiotics of.
7.Introduction to parasitology, protozoa, nematodes, cestodes, trematodes.
8.Staphylococcus, streptococcus and pneumococcus
9.Enteric bacteria, small gram-negative bacilli
11.Mycoplasma and chlamydiae, Neisseria
12.Gram-positive aerobic bacilli, anaerobic bacteria, spiral microorganisms.
13.General characteristics of viruses, important virus infections.
14.Basic immunology, vaccines and serums.
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination190
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 Examination177
Final Examination11212
Attending Lectures14228
Self Study14114