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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VFZ607 Hematology 927001 1 2 6
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course is to teach structure and functions of blood; plasma; the cells of blood; hematopoiesis and hemostazis.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Mehmet KAYA, Prof. Dr. Metin ÇENESİZ, Doç. Dr. Şule SANAL
Learning Outcomes
  1. He/she knows functions of blood
  2. He/she knows structure of blood, plasma and cells of blood
  3. He/she knows mechanisms of hemostasis and coagulation
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Guyton, A.C., Hall, J.E. (2001). Textbook of Medical Physiology. 10th ed., W.B. saunder Company.
Church, D.C. (1988). The Ruminant Animal Digestive Physiology and Nutrition. Waveland Press Inc., USA
Reece, W.O. (2009). Functional Anatomy and Physiology of Domestic Animals. 4th ed., Wiley-Blackwell, USA
James G. Cunningham (2002) Textbook of Veterinary Physiology. Third Edition, W. B. Saunders Company- Philedelphia, USA
Whittow, G.C. (2000). Sturkie’s Avian Physiology. Academic Press, California.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Hematology contains of structure and functions of blood; plasma; the cells of blood; hematopoiesis and hemostazis.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Origin and fate of erytrocytes
2.The functions of erytrocytes
3.Anemia types and polycythemia
4.Leucocytes and their characteristics
6.Leucocytes and their roles of immune system
7.Trombocytes and its functions
8.Midterm exam
10.Allergy and hypersensitivity reactions
11.Blood types
13.Hemostasis and coagulation mechanisms
14.Coatulation tests
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
Attending Lectures14228
Self Study1100100
Individual Study for Mid term Examination188
Individual Study for Final Examination11010