Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Bilgi Paketi - Ders Kataloğu

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
MİK703 Clinical Parasitology 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Having knowledge in clinical parasitology
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
  1. Classify the parasites
  2. Know general properties of parasites
  3. Know the laboratory diagnostics of parasites
  4. Know the life cycle of parasites
  5. Know how to avoid parasites
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Başustaoğlu A, Kubar A, Yıldıran ŞT, Tanyüksel M. Editörler, Klinik Mikrobiyoloji (çeviri)’de, 9. Baskı, Ankara, Atlas Kitapçılık. 2009.
Tünger A, Çavuşoğlu C, Korkmaz M. Asya Mikrobiyoloji. 1. baskı, İzmir, Asya Tıp Kitabevi. 2005.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Includes the characteristics and diseases of parasites that cause human diseases
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1. Medical parasitology
2. Amoebas
3. Other intestinal protozoans
4. Trichomonas vaginalis
5. Malaria
6. Blood and tissue whips
7. Toxoplasma gondii
8. Intestinal nematodes
9. Tissue nematodes
10. Filarial nematodes
11. Intestinal cestodes
12. Echinococcosis
13. Trematodes
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