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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VMK619 Zoonotic Infections 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
After completing this course, student will be able to; Improve his/her knowledge on ethics, deontology, virtue, the concepts of bioethics and ethics, patient rights, ethics committees and the importance, science ethics, business ethics definition, forms of professional conduct laboratory workers, junior/senior relationships, ethics working order in laboratory, material processing, storage and technique used to create tests ethical attitudes, ethical communication within the framework to owners of patients admitted to the laboratory, the results of the laboratory responsible for the security and privacy of information.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Alper ÇİFTCİ
Learning Outcomes
  1. Learns laboratory working principles
  2. Learns the methods of disinfection and sterilization
  3. Learn the ethical rules of laboratory studies
  4. Understand the basic ethical rules in interdisciplinary studies
  5. Learn the biosafety techniques and understand the importance of them
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
1. Temel Mikrobiyoloji, Genişletilmiş İkinci Baskı, Arda, M, (2006).
2. Sistematik Bakteriyoloji, NR Krieg and JG Holt, (1996).
3. Diagnostik Mikrobiyoloji, 5. baskı Koneman EW, Allen SD, Janda WM, Schreckenberger PC and Winn WC (1997).
4. Özel Mikrobiyoloji, 4. Baskı, Arda, M., Minbay, A., Leloğlu, N., Aydın, N., Kahraman, M., Akay, Ö., Ilgaz, A., İzgür, M, Diker, KS. (1997)
5. Veteriner Mikrobiyoloji (Bakteriyel Hastalıklar), 1. Baskı, Aydın, N., İzgür, M, Diker, KS., Yardımcı, H., Esendal, Ö., Paracıkoğlu, J., Akan, M. (2006).
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Course contents form of the general laboratory procedures, laboratory safety, laboratory work plan, the use of laboratory equipment and cleaning, preparation and storage.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Ethics, deontology, and virtue concepts Laboratory disinfection
2.Definition of ethic rules, bioethics concepts and business ethics Presentation of laboratory equipments
3.Patients' rights ethic rules and importance Sample acceptance and processing
4.Professional conduct forms of laboratory workers Sterilization methods-1
5.Superiors/ subordinates relationship in laboratory Disinfection methods-1
6.Ethic working order in laboratory Principles of laboratory biosecurity
7.Ethical approach to the processing and storage of laboratory material Preparing for use of chemical substances
8.Midterm examination Tools and equipment used in microbiology laboratory Sterilization methods-2
9.Control of microbial growth Disinfection methods-2
10.Sterilization methods Lyophilization
11.Disinfectants and disinfection methods Laboratory waste elimination
12.Preparation and use of the medium Media preparation
13.Contact the owners of patients admitted to the lab within an ethical code Necropsy techniques-1
14.Safety and confidentiality of laboratory results Necropsy techniques-2
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 Examination122
Final Examination122
Makeup Examination122
Attending Lectures14228
Criticising Paper818
Individual Study for Mid term Examination14114
Individual Study for Final Examination14114