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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
İHİS712 Female Reproductive System 927001 1 2 6
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
A comprehensive course on the female reproductive system. It deals with its histology, embryology and function.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Süleyman Kaplan
Learning Outcomes
  1. Öğrenciler ovaryumu tanımlarlar, dış tabakalarını ve iç tabakalarını tasvir ederler.
  2. Students identify seminiferous tubules.
  3. Students identify basal lamina,tunica propria;interstitial Leydig’s cells;blood- testis barrier;tubuli recti;rete testis.
  4. Öğrenciler uterus duvar yapısını ve tabakalarını tanımlarlar.
  5. Students recognize histological structure and function(surface epithelium).
  6. Students identify ductus deferens:wall layers and seminal vesicles,prostate gland:histological structure and function
  7. Students identify penis:general organization-corpora cavernosa,corpus spongiosum.
  8. Student recognize seminiferous epithelium
  9. Student recognize spermatogenic cells
  10. Student recognize supportive Sertoli’s cells
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Young B, Heat J.W., Wheather’s Functional Histology. Churchill Livingstone , Edinburgh, 2000.
Stevens A, Lowe J., Human Histology. 2 nd Edition Mosby, London, 1997.
Kristić R.,V., Human Microscopy Anatomy. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 1991.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Ovaries, oviducts, uterus, cervix, menstrual cycle, vagina, external genitalia, mammary glands.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Development of the female reproductive system
2.Development of ovarium
3.Development of the female genital ducts
4.Development of female external genital organs
5.Histology of ovarium
6.Ovarial cycle
7.Histological structure of uterinal tube
8.Mid-term Exam
9.Histological structure of uterus
10.Histology of cervix
11.Histology of vagina
12.Laboratory Exam
13.Histology of Mons pubis, Labia majora, Labia minora
14.Paraurethral and Bartholin glands
16.Final Exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination150
Attending Lectures1310
Individual Study for Quiz320
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination160
Individual Study for Final Examination320
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures13339
Self Study5315
Individual Study for Mid term Examination339
Individual Study for Final Examination2510
Oral Examination5315