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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VAN723 Techniques Of Cadaver Preparation 927001 1 2 5
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Aims to give the method of fixation process which is required and necessary in the anatomy studies.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Murat KABAK Prof.Dr. M.Erdem Gültiken Doç. Dr. Burcu Onuk
Learning Outcomes
  1. The student learns the methods used in cadaver preparation in detail.
  2. The student can prepare and apply cadaver fixative fluids.
  3. The student may choose the most appropriate method when preparing cadavers.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
- The Technique of Dissectio
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Course explains the methods and fixation solutions used in the preparation of anatomic materials nearby their preparation and application.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.General information about cadaver preparation
2.Fixation of the cadaver
3.Solution of the fixation
4.Dissecting ınstruments
6.Skeleton construction techniques
7.The completion of the skeleton
8.Latex injection of the blood vessels
9.Corrosion cast technique
10.Staining of the central nervous system
11.Carnivore dissection
13.Equide dissection
14.Ruminantia dissection
15.Avian dissection
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 Examination11515
Attending Lectures15230
Self Study15230
Individual Study for Mid term Examination12224
Oral Examination11010