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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VHT604 Concept of History and General History of Veterinary Medicine 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To provide the students with daily information about important developments related to veterinary medicine.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç. Dr. Şule SANAL, Doç. Dr. Berfin Melikoğlu GÖLCÜ
Learning Outcomes
  1. Describe important turning points in the history of civilization.
  2. Recognizes the effects of science-based developments on veterinary medicine and medical practice.
  3. Knowledge of scientists who played an important role in the development of their medical practice.
  4. Define the key points related to the development of veterinary medicine and medical education in the world and Turkey.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Recommended or Required Reading
1. Bekman, M. Veteriner Tarihi, 1940.
2. Erk, N. Veteriner Tarihi, 1978.
3. Childe, G. Tarihte Neler Oldu, 1990.
4. Lewin, R. Modern İnsanın Kökeni, 1998.
5. Şenel, A. İlkel Topluluktan Uygar Topluma, 1991.
6. Karasszon, D. A Concise History of Veterinary Medicine. Akadémiai Kiado, Budapest, 1988.
7. Porter R. The Greatest Benefit to Mankind. A Medical History of Humanity from Antiquity to Present. WW Norton and Company Inc., 1997.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
None
Course Contents
Domestication and the importance of agriculture Concepts of disease and taste in the first civilizations Medical applications in medieval Europe Medical practices in the Islamic Civilization Veterinary medicine practices in the Middle Ages Important discoveries and scientists in medicine
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Introduction to civilization history and terminology
2.Important turning points in the history of civilization
3.Domestication and the importance of agriculture
4.Concepts of disease and taste in the first civilizations
5.Treatment practices in the first civilizations
6.Treatment practices in the first civilizations
7.Treatment practices in the first civilizations
8.Midterm
9.Medicine
10.Medical applications in medieval Europe
11.Medical practices in the Islamic Civilization
12.Veterinary medicine practices in the Middle Ages
13.Important discoveries and scientists in medicine
14.Important discoveries and scientists in medicine
15.Modern medicine and veterinary medicine applications
16.Modern medicine and veterinary medicine applications
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 Examination111
Final Examination111
Quiz515
Attending Lectures14342
Seminar111
Individual Study for Mid term Examination14545
Individual Study for Final Examination13030
Individual Study for Quiz5525
SUM150