Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Bilgi Paketi - Ders Kataloğu

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VAN604 Locomotory System-II 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To give information about body structure, posture and movement characteristics in domestic mammals.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
  1. Learns the fixed anatomical similarities and differences between the basic features of domestic animal mammals (horse, cattle, sheep, goat, pig, dog, cat etc.) movement systems and animal species.
  2. . The student learns to make the species determination through the bones and muscles.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
-Evcil Kuşların Anatomisi (N. Dursun, 2002).
-Kompendium der Geflügelanatomie (E. Schwarze, L. Schröder, 1979).
-The anatomy of the domestic animals ( R. Getty, 1975)
-A Colour Atlas of Avian Anatomy (J.McLelland, 1990)Domestic Animals Volume-I Verlag Paul Parey, Berlin – Hamburg, 1986.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Comparative and applied information will be given anatomic components related to joint and muscles in domestic mammals.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.General properties of joints
2.Fibrous joint, cartilagineous joint, synovial joint
3.joint movements
4.Joints of the vertabral column
5.Joints of the thoracic
6.Joints of the thoracic limb
7.Joints of the pelvic limb
8.Cuteneous muscles,Muscles of the head
9.Muscles of the colli
10.Muscles of the dorsi
12.Muscles of the thoracic, Muscles of the abdominis
13.Muscles of the thoracic limb
14.Muscles of the pelvic limb
15.Bursae - vaginae synoviales
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 Examination11010
Final Examination11010
Attending Lectures15345
Self Study15345