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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VAN714 Mammary Glands 927001 1 2 6
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Aims to describe the mammary gland anatomy.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Murat KABAK Prof.Dr. M.Erdem Gültiken Doç. Dr. Burcu Onuk
Learning Outcomes
  1. Learn the anatomy of the mammary gland in detail.
  2. Learn the clinical significance of mammalian parts and localization in detail
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
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
In this lecture, macroanatomy of the mammary glands in ruminantia which has an important role in the country economy and is the source of milk production, nearby of the other domestic mammals are investigated comparatively and in practice
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.The anatomy of skin glands (gll. sebaceae, gll. sudoriferae)
2.The special skin glands in domestic mammals
3.The localization of mammary gland according to species
4.The anatomical structure of corpus mammae
5.The anatomical structure of papilla mammae
6.The structure of the emptiness and channel systems of mamma tissue
7.The anatomy of the ductus papillaris
8.The anatomy of the sinus lactiferi
9.The anatomy of the ductus lactiferi
10.The blood vessels of the mammary gland
11.The lymph vessels of the mammary gland
13.The fascia of the mammary gland
14.The nerves of the mammary gland
15.The path followed by milk
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 Examination12224
Oral Examination11010