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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VFT602 Central Nervous Sysytem 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
In this course, teaching of central nervous system, central nervous system drugs and their effects are aimed.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof.Dr. Abdurrahman AKSOY, Doç.Dr. Oğuzhan YAVUZ, Doç.Dr. Yavuz Kürşad DAŞ, Doç.Dr. Dilek Güvenç, Dr.Öğr.Üyesi Enes ATMACA
Learning Outcomes
  1. Learns structure of Central Nervous System
  2. Gets information about general anaesthetics
  3. Knows sedative and hypnotic drugs
  4. Learns neuroleptic and tranquilizer drugs
  5. Knows central musculorelaxant drugs and local anaesthetics
  6. Learns narcotic and non-narcotic analgesic drugs
  7. Knows analeptic drugs
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics- Goodman and Gilmans, 1985
Basic & Clinical Pharmacology- Bertram G. Katzung, 2000
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Structure of central nervous system, general anesthetics, sedative and hypnotic drugs, anticonvulsants, neuroleptic and tranquilizing drugs, central affected muscle relaxant drugs, local anaesthetics, narcotic analgesics, nonnarcotic analgesics, analeptic drugs.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Structure of central nervous system
2.General anaesthetics (I)
3.General anaesthetics (II)
4.Sedative and hypnotic drugs
6.Neuroleptic drugs
7.Tranquilizer drugs
9.Central effective musculorelaxant drugs
10.Local anaesthetics (I)
11.Local anaesthetics (II)
12.Narcotic analgesics
13.Non-narcotic analgesics
14.Analeptic drugs
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)
Attending Lectures14342
Self Study14570
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11818
Individual Study for Final Examination12020