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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VAN609 Central Nervous Sysytem 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Brain, spinal cord and their membranes anaomy will be discussed.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Murat KABAK Prof.Dr. M.Erdem Gültiken Doç. Dr. Burcu Onuk
Learning Outcomes
  1. Learn detailed information about the central nervous system anatomical structures of domestic mammals.
  2. It learns basic information that can be taken as basis and guided by clinical practice and general examinations.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
1. The Anatomy of the Domestic Animals Vol - I ve II
2. -The Anatomy of the Dog
3. -The Circulatory System, the Skin, and the Cutaneous Organs of the Domestic Mammals
4. -Anatomy of the Domestic Birds
5. -The Technique of Dissectio
6. -Clinical anatomy for small animal practitioners
7. -Guide to regional ruminant anatomy based on the dissection of the goat
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
This lecture consists of the comparative anatomy of the brain, spinal cord and meninges in domestic animals
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Parts and development of the nervous system.
2.Central nervous system membranes (Dura mater)
3.Central nervous system membranes (Arachnoidea)
4.Central nervous system membranes (Piamater)
5.Medulla spinalis; cervical part
6.Medulla spinalis; thoracal part
7.Medulla spinalis; lumbal part
8.Medulla spinalis; sacral part
9.Encephalon and segmentation
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)
Final Examination12020
Attending Lectures15230
Self Study15345
Individual Study for Mid term Examination15230
Oral Examination11010