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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VPZ612 Parasitic Zoonosis 927001 1 2 6
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course is to explain of the role of animals in transmission of parasitic diseases to man. Like fasciolosis, taeniosis, leishmaniosis, toxoplasmosis, echinococcosis, trichinellosis, sarcosporidiosis, myiasis, manges, etc. and their pathogenesis, diagnosis, treatment and control methods of the parasites is explain.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Anabilim Dalı Akademik Kurul kararı ile belirlenir
Learning Outcomes
  1. By the end of the lectures and practicals students should be able to describe morphology and life cycle of parasitic zoonoses which are problems for human health.
  2. Should be able to explain taxonomy and relationship between parasitic zoonoses and the host and their effects.
  3. Should be able to control of parasitic zoonoses.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Recommended or Required Reading
Doğanay M, Altıntaş N. (eds) Zoonozlar (Hayvanlardan İnsanlara Bulaşan Enfeksiyonlar). Bilimsel Tıp Yayınevi. (ISBN978-975-60-58-53-4) Ankara. 2009.
Steele JH.(Ed) CRC Handbook Series of Zoonoses. Section C: Parasitic Zoonoses Vol I, II, III CRC Press, Baco Raton, Florida, 1982.
Özcel MA (Ed.). Veteriner Hekimliğinde Parazit Hastalıkları. 2 Cilt. 1.Baskı. İzmir. Türkiye Parazitoloji Dern. Yayın No 24.2013.
Özcel MA. (Ed) İnsanlarda ve Hayvanlarda Kist Hidatik. İzmir, Ege Üniv. Ofset Basımevi. 1991.
Ed. Service MW. The Encyclopedia of Arthropod-transmitted Infections. CABI, Oxon, 2001.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Course Contents
The aim of this course is to explain of the role of animals in transmission of parasitic diseases to man. Like leishmaniosis, toxoplazmosis, sarcosporodiosis, fasciolosis, heterophyosis, metagonomiosis, taeniosis, echinococcosis, dypilidosis, trichinellosis, visceral larva migrans, cutaneous larva migrans, myasis, lices, fleas, manges, etc. and their pathogenesis, transmission routes, diagnosis, treatment and control methods of the parasites is explain.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Fasciolosis, dicrocoeliosis
2.Zoonotic trematodes
3.Taeniosis
4.Echinococcosis
5.Zoonotic cestodes
6.Hookworms and ascarids
7.Filariosis
8.Trichinellosis
9.Contamination routes of helmint infections to human
10.Midterm
11.Giardiosis and amoebic dysentery
12.Toxoplasmosis and sarcocystosis
13.Criptosporidiosis, Parasitic diseases transmitted by flies
14.Contamination routes of protozoa to human, Parasitic diseases transmitted by ticks
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 Examination155
Attending Lectures14228
Discussion14228
Question-Answer14342
Brain Storming14342
SUM150