Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Bilgi Paketi - Ders Kataloğu

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VVR620 General Characteristics of Viruses 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To teach the subject of general characteristics of the virus , which is different from other microorganisms , morphology , genome structure , chemical and physical properties, contains information about the sensitivity to environmental conditions.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof.Dr. Zafer Yazıcı
Learning Outcomes
  1. know the general characteristics of the viruses
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Recommended or Required Reading
Desk of encyclopedia of Gereral Virology
Fields Virology
Fenners Virology
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
None
Course Contents
General characteristics of the virus , which is different from other microorganisms , morphology , genome structure , chemical and physical properties, contains information about the sensitivity to environmental conditions.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.General characteristics of viruses
2.General characteristics of viruses
3.Differences of viruses from other microorganisms
4.Differences of viruses from other microorganisms
5.Morphological structures of viruses
6.Morphological structures of viruses
7.Midterm
8.Genomic structures of viruses
9.Genomic structures of viruses
10.Genomic structures of viruses
11.Chemical and physical properties of viruses
12.Chemical and physical properties of viruses
13.The susceptibility of the viruses to environmental conditions
14.The susceptibility of the viruses to environmental conditions
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 Examination155
Final Examination11010
Laboratory14228
Seminar236
Individual Study for Homework Problems236
Individual Study for Mid term Examination155
Individual Study for Final Examination11010
Laboratory Examination155
Performance14456
Homework21020
SUM151