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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VAN712 Autonom Nervous System 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
It aims to teach the anatomical and physiological properties of the autonomic nervous system.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Murat KABAK Prof.Dr. M.Erdem Gültiken Doç. Dr. Burcu Onuk
Learning Outcomes
  1. Learn the properties of autonomic nervous system in general.
  2. Describe the characteristics of sympathetic and parasympatical systems.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
1. The Anatomy of the Domestic Animals Vol - I ve II
2. -The Anatomy of the Dog
3. -The Circulatory System, the Skin, and the Cutaneous Organs of the Domestic Mammals
4. -Anatomy of the Domestic Birds
5. -The Technique of Dissectio
6. -Clinical anatomy for small animal practitioners
7. -Guide to regional ruminant anatomy based on the dissection of the goat
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
The student may describe in detail the anatomy of the autonomic nervous system, which is a special part of the nervous system and directs all the vital functions outside of the desire for life.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Introduction to autonomic nervous system
2.General characteristics of parts sympathetic and para sympathetic
3.Sympathetic part
4.Cephalic part of the sympathetic trunk
5.Cervical part of the sympathetic trunk
6.Thoracal part of the sympathetic trunk
7.Lumbal part of the sympathetic trunk
8.Sacral part of the sympathetic trunk
9.Autonomic plexus
10.Thoracic aortic plexus
11.Abdominal aortic plexus
13.Pelvic plexus
14.Part parasympathetic I
15.Part parasympathetic 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)
Final Examination12020
Attending Lectures15230
Self Study15345
Individual Study for Mid term Examination15230
Oral Examination11010