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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
MİK721 Clinical Mycobacteriology 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Mechainsms of pathogenesis of M. tuberculosis and non tuberculosis mycobacteriae
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
  1. Know general properties of tuberculosis
  2. Know the causes of tuberculosis
  3. Know diagnosis, sensitivity methods and treatment
  4. Know the clinical tables
  5. Know atypical mycobacterial infections
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
Mycobacterial infection disease
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.General characteristics of mycobacteria
2.The classification of mycobacteria
3.Mycobacterium complex members and properties
4.Immune response to TB disease
5.Transmission of tuberculosis
6.Clinical presentation of tuberculosis
7.Treatment methods
8.Decontamination methods
9.Staining methods
10.Culture methods
11.Susceptibility test methods
12.Atypical mycobacteria
13.Their diseases
14.Features of M. lepra, diagnosis and treatment
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