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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VAN713 Sense Organs 927001 1 2 6
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Aims to teach the anatomical features of sense organs.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Murat Kabak, Prof. Dr. M. Erdem Gültiken, Doç. Dr. Burcu Onuk
Learning Outcomes
  1. Learns comparatively the anatomical features of sensory organs of domestic mammals among species.
  2. In clinical practice, the veterinarian learns the basic information that can be a guide and learns to practice.
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. Duyu Organları Anatomisi [Sensory Organs Anatomy]. Serbest, A., U. Ü. Veteriner Fakültesi Yayınları, 2010-3, Bursa, 2010
4. Dyce, K.M., Sack, W.O., Wensing, C.J.G., 1987. Textbook of Veterinary Anatomy, W.B. Saunders Company, Philadelphia..
5. -Anatomy of the Domestic Birds
6. -The Technique of Dissectio
7. -Clinical anatomy for small animal practitioners
8. -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 analyzes comparatively and practically the organs of hearing, sight, taste, smell and touch.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Bulbus oculi- Tunica fibrosa bulbi- Tunica vasculosa bulbi
2.Tunica interna bulbi- Camera bulbi
3.Accessory organs of the eye
4.Apparatus lacrimalis
5.Auris media
6.Aauris interna
7.Ways to balance and hearing
8.Smell pathways-
9.organ of taste
10.Integmentum communae
11.Pili -Cornu
14.Glandula cutis
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 Lectures15345
Self Study15345
Individual Study for Mid term Examination12336
Oral Examination11010