Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Bilgi Paketi - Ders Kataloğu

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VPZ615 Parasitic Diseases in Fish 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this lecture is to teach especially cultivated fish parasites. Helminth, protozoan, artropod and leech species is found in the fish, and also their morphology, life cycle, diagnosis, treatment and control methods is given of the important parasitic diseases in the fish.
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 parasitic diseases in fishes.
  2. Should be able to explain life cycles of fish parasites.
  3. Should be able to diagnose parasitic diseases in fishes.
  4. Should be able to cure parasitic diseases in fishes.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Recommended or Required Reading
-Arda M, Seçer S, Sarıeyüpoğlu M, 2002. Balık Hastalıkları. Ankara, Medisan
-Ekingen, G, 1983. Tatlısu Balık Parazitleri. Fırat Üniv. Su Ürünleri Yüksekokulu Yayınları 1
- Erer H, 2002. Balık Hastalıkları.2. Baskı, Selçuk Üniv Basım Evi, Konya
-Grabda J, 1991. Marine Fish Parasitology. PWN- Polish Scientific Publishers, Warszawa
Özcel MA. Veteriner Hekimliğinde Parazit Hastalıkları. 2 Cilt. 1.Baskı. İzmir. Türkiye Parazitoloji Dern. Yayın No 24.2013.
-Roberts RJ. (ed). Fish Pathology 3rd.Eds. London, WB.Saunders. 2001.
- Burgu A, Umur Ş. (2002). Balık Yetiştiriciliği ve Hastalıkları. Burdur.
-Woo PTK. (Ed.) Fish Diseases and Disorders Vol.1. Protozoan and Metazoan Infections. CABI Pub.Wallinford Oxon.1995..
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Course Contents
The aim of this lecture is to teach especially cultivated fish parasites. Helminth, protozoan, artropod, leech, ısopoda and mollusc species which is found in the fish, and also their morphology, life cycle, sampling methods, diagnosis, treatment and control methods is given of the important parasitic diseases in the fish.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Trematodes of salmones
2.Trematodes of carps
3.Trematod diseases in cultur fishes
4.Diagnosis methods trematod diseases
5.Cestodes of freshwater fishes
6.Diagnosis in cestodes
7.Ligulosis
8.Nematodes of freshwater fishes
9.Diagnosis in nematodes
10.Midterm
11.Necropsy in fish for parasitic examination
12.Skin protozoa in fish parasites
13.Skin scraping, Ectoparasites
14.Blood protozoa on skin, Arguliosis
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