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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VFT707 Gastrointestinal System Drugs 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
In this course, teaching of gastrointestinal 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. Gets information about the drug usage in gastrointestinal system.
  2. Knows drugs that affect the mouth, pharynx and esophagus.
  3. Learns drugs that affect the stomach.
  4. Gets information about emetic and anti-emetic drugs.
  5. Learns drugs that affect the intestines.
  6. Knows laxative and anti-laxative drugs.
  7. Knows drugs that affect the liver.
  8. Understands the rumen pharmacology.
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
The drug usage in gastrointestinal system, drugs that affect the mouth, pharynx and esophagus, drugs that affect the stomach, emetic and anti-emetic drugs, drugs that affect the intestines, laxative and anti-laxative drugs, drugs that affect the liver, the rumen pharmacology.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.The drug usage in the gastrointestinal system
2.The drugs that affect the mouth
3.The drugs that affect the pharynx and esophagus
4.The drugs that affect the stomach
5.Emetic drugs
6.Anti-emetic drugs
7.The drugs that affect the intestines
9.Laxative drugs
10.Anti-laxative drugs
11.The drugs that affect the liver (I)
12.The drugs that affect the liver (II)
13.The rumen pharmacology (I)
14.The rumen pharmacology (II)
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