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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VAN715 Anatomy Of The Foot And Hoof 927001 1 2 5
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Aims to explain the equide and ruminantia hoof and foot anatomy.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Murat KABAK Prof.Dr. M.Erdem Gültiken Doç. Dr. Burcu Onuk
Learning Outcomes
  1. Learn the details of the foot and hoof anatomy of domestic mammals
  2. The foots and hoofs are functionally examined.
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 Circulatory System, the Skin, and the Cutaneo Organs of the Domestic Mammals
3-The Technique of Dissectio
4-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
Foot and hoof structures in domestic mammalians will be studied comparatively and in practice.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.General structure of hoof
2.The structure of the corium ungulae
3.The structure of the corium limitans
4.The structure of the corium coranarium
5.The structure of the corium parietale
6.The structure of the corium soleare
7.The structure of the corium pulvinale
8.The structure of the capsula ungulae
9.The structure of the paries ungulae
10.The structure of the solea ungulae
11.The structure of the pulvinus ungulae
13.The structure of the tori that is flexible formations of foot
14.The structure of the cartilago ungulae tori that is flexible formations of foot
15.The structure of hoofs in garron, donkey and ruminantia
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