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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
MİK702 Clinical Mycology 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Identification of yeast, molds and diagnosis of fungal infections
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof.Dr.Asuman BİRİNCİ
Learning Outcomes
  1. Identification of yeast, molds
  2. Pathogenesis of Fungal Disease
  3. Clinical Recognition of Fungal Infections
  4. Know the classification of fungi that are clinically important
  5. Antifungal Agents
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
*Murray PR, Baron EJ, Jorgensen JH, Pfaller MA, Yolken RH,. Manual of Clinical Microbiology, 2003
*Ustaçelebi Ş. Temel ve Klinik mikrobiyoloji, 1999
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Yeast, Molds, Diagnostic Mycology and Clinical Approach
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Pathogenesis of Fungal Disease
2.Laboratory Diagnosis of Fungal Diseases
3.Clinical Recognition of Fungal Infections
4.Immunologic, Molecular, and Biochemical Markers for Direct Detection of Invasive Fungal Infections
5.Systemically Active Antifungal Agents
6.Topical Antifungal Agents
7.Investigational Antifungal Agents
8.Combinations of Antifungal Agents in the Treatment of Mycoses
9.Mechanisms of Resistance to Antifungal Agents
10.Fungal and Fungal-Like Infections of Unusual or Uncertain Etiology
11.Superficial and Cutaneous Mycoses
12.Subcutaneous Mycoses
13.Systemic Mycoses Due to Dimorphic Fungi
14.Opportunistic Mycoses Mycotoxins and Mycotoxicoses
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 Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14114
Individual Study for Mid term Examination14570
Individual Study for Final Examination14570