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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VVR612 Epidemiology Of Viral Diseases 927001 1 2 6
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of the course is to teach epidemiology of viral infections.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
  1. Scientific studies plan and evaluate the epidemiological data obtained by interpreting
  2. Bilimsel çalışmalar planlar ve elde ettiği epidemiyolojik verileri yorumlayarak değerlendirir
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
-Thrusfield M., 1986. Veterinary Epidemiology. Butterworths.
-Filint S.J., Enguist L.W., Racaniello V.R., Skalka A.M., 2004. Principles of Virology (Moleculer biology, pathogenesis and control of animal viruses) ASM press
-Bolat Y., 1995. Veteriner Viroloji Teksiri

Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
This course is includes incidence, prevalance, incubation period, endemic, pandemic, moleculer epidemiology, seroepidemiology, virus transport, acut, chronic and persisite infections
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Definition and history of Epidemiology
2.Epidemiological concepts
3.Observational epidemiological studies
4.Observational epidemiological studies
5.Experimental epidemiological studies
6.Experimental epidemiological studies
7.Mid-term exam
8.Important epidemiological criteria
9.Important epidemiological criteria
10.Selecting samples of studies
11.Determined the number of sample in the study
12.Evaluated the proper interpretation of the data
13.Prevalence study examples
14.Incidence study examples
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 Lectures14342
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11515
Individual Study for Final Examination12020