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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
BSL607 Pathophsiology Of Diseases Nutrition 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To recognize nutrition-related diseases, new methods used in diagnosis and treatment to learn new approaches used
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof.Dr.Ramis ÇOLAK
Learning Outcomes
  1. Learn diseases relationship with nutrition.
  2. Learn pathophysiology, risk factors and etiology of diseases.
  3. Learn about treatment methods for complications and importance of nutrition in treatment.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Beslenme. Baysal A., Hatiboğlu Press, 9th Ed, Ankara,2002
Baysal A. ve ark. Diyet El Kitabı, Hatiboğlu, Yenilenmiş 5. baskı, Ankara, 2008
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Pathophysiology of nutritional diseases, risk factors; etiology; clinical indication; treatment methods for complications; prophylaxis
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Diet planning principles, identification of nutrient requirements
2.Methods of evaluation of nutritional status; food consumption frequency, biochemical and anthropometric methods
3.Prevalence of obesity, etiology and treatment methods
4.Control of body weight; body composition, neurohormonal regulation of body weight
5.Weakness; evaluation methods, causes, nutritional therapy
6.Screening of nutritional status, methods used
7.Diabetes; definition, causes, frequency, types, diagnostic methods
8.Gestational diabetes diet treatment
9.Mideterm Examination
10.Diet therapy for type 1 diabetes
11.Diet therapy for type 2 diabetes
12.Metabolic syndrome, diagnostic criteria, etiology, prevalence, treatment
13.Eating disorders; definition, frequency, etiology, complications, treatment methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination150
Individual Study for Mid term Examination110
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination160
Report Presentation1230
Individual Study for Final Examination110
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination188
Final Examination11010
Attending Lectures12224
Report Preparation12224
Individual Study for Mid term Examination5210
Individual Study for Final Examination5210