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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VİÇ735 Respiratory Diseases in Domestic Animals 927001 1 2 6
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Emphasizes the etiology, pathogenesis, diagnosis and differential diagnosis plus the therapies of the viral, bacterial, micotic and parasitic diseases related to the upper and lower respiratory system of domestic animals.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç.Dr. Didem PEKMEZCİ
Learning Outcomes
  1. To gain the ability of application of the “General and Special Examination techniques” through the respiratory system diseases in animals.
  2. To gain the ability of making a diagnosis and treatment protocols in mainly seen bacterial diseases in domestic animals.
  3. To gain the ability of making a diagnosis and treatment protocols in the viral respiratory diseases in domestic animals.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Veterinary Medicine, A Textbook of the Diseases of Cattle, Sheep, Pigs, Goats and Horses, Radostitis OM, et all, London 2008
2.Bovine Medicine-Diseases and Husbandry of Cattle, Andrews A.H., London, 2004
3.Large Animal Medicine, Smith BP, Philadelphia, 2002
4.Current Therapy Equine Medicine 5, Robinson E, 2003
5.Veterinary Clinical Examinations and Diagnosis, Otto M. Radostits, I G Joe Mayhew, Doreen M Houston, London, 2000
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
None
Course Contents
General and special Examination techniques through the respiratory system diseases in animals. Infectious and non infectious, viral, micotic, parasitic diseases of the nose and paranasal sinuses, larynx, trachea and bronchi, lungs, pleurae, mediastinum and treatment protocols.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.General and special Examination techniques through the respiratory system diseases in animals.
2.Viral and bacterial Respiratory Sytem Diseases in Horses- Adenovirus, Viral Arteritis, Herpes virus, Influenza, Rhinovirus, Streptococcus equi inf.
3.Viral and bacterial Respiratory Sytem Diseases in Horses- Adenovirus, Viral Arteritis, Herpes virus, Influenza, Rhinovirus, Streptococcus equi inf.
4.Respiratory Diseases In Horses- Pleura pneumonia, COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease), Air Sac Diseases.
5.Respiratory Diseases In Horses-– EIPH (Exercise Induced Pulmonary Hemorrhage), Sinusitis, Larynx and Pharynx Diseases.
6.Upper Airway Diseases in Ruminants (Sinus, Pharynx, Larynx and Trachea Diseases), Aspiration Pneumonia, Shipping Fever, Enzootic Pneumonia
7.Viral, Bacterial Respiratory Diseases in Ruminants– Herpes virus, BVD, Para influenza type 3, Adeno virus, Corona virus, Rhino virus, Reo virus, Calici virus, Pasteurella inf., Mycoplasma inf.
8.Midterm Examination
9.Viral, Bacterial Respiratory Diseases in Ruminants– Herpes virus, BVD, Para influenza type 3, Adeno virus, Corona virus, Rhino virus, Reo virus, Calici virus, Pasteurella inf., Mycoplasma inf.
10.Maedi-Visna, Micotic Pneumonia, Parasitic bronchitis and Pneumonia.
11.Bacterial and Viral Respiratory System Diseases in Dogs
12.Bacterial and Viral Respiratory System Diseases in Dogs
13.Bacterial and Viral Respiratory System Diseases in Cats
14.Bacterial and Viral Respiratory System Diseases in Cats
15.General and special Examination techniques through the respiratory system diseases in domestic animals.
16.Final Examination.
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14456
Practice248
Laboratory224
Tutorial224
Problem Solving224
Discussion248
Team/Group Work248
Brain Storming144
Report Presentation248
Seminar248
Criticising Paper248
Self Study155
Individual Study for Homework Problems224
Individual Study for Mid term Examination248
Individual Study for Final Examination144
Reading248
Homework144
SUM155