Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Bilgi Paketi - Ders Kataloğu

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VPT703 Tumors 927001 1 2 6
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Aimed to teach the tumors of various organs and tissues theoretically and practically
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof.Dr. M.Yavuz GÜLBAHAR, Prof. Dr. Tolga GÜVENÇ, Prof.Dr. Murat YARIM, Prof.Dr. Mahmut SÖZMEN, Doç.Dr.Yonca Betil KABAK, Doç.Dr. Banu YARDIMCI
Learning Outcomes
  1. Students refresh and update their knowledge about tumors.
  2. Students have knowledge about the basic pathological mechanisms that are effective in tumor formation .
  3. Student can diagnosed tumor cases by macroscopic and microscopic examination.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
-Veteriner Genel PatolojiProf Dr. Hüdaverdi Erer, Prof.Dr. M.Münir Kıran, Prof Dr.Kemal Çiftçi-Robbins Temel PatolojiProf Dr. Uğur Çevikbaş-Introduction to Veterinary PathologyNorman F. Cheville-Veterinary OnkolojiProf Dr. Hüdaverdi Erer, Prof. Dr. M.Münir Kıran-Tumors in Domestic AnimalsJack E. Moulton
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Provides information on types of tumors, propagation, etiology, , intravital diagnosis and the classification.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.General characteristics of the tumors
2.Classification of tumors
3.The biology of the tumor cells
4.General properties of the tumors
5.Cellular and molecular effects carsinogenesis
6.The biological behavior of tumor cells
7.1. midterm exam
8.The methods used for the diagnosis and grading of tumors
9.Treatment options to be followed for tumours
10.Skin tumors
11.Soft tissue tumors
12.Tumors of the musculoskeletal system
13.Tumors of the head and neck region
14.Digestive, respiratory, reproductive, urinary tract tumorsTumors of nervous system, the hematopoietic system, endocrine system, breast, eye and orbital
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)
Midterm Examination133
Final Examination133
Self Study14228
Individual Study for Mid term Examination13030
Individual Study for Final Examination13030