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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VPT711 Pathology Of Respiratory System Diseases 927001 1 2 6
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Aimed to teach the pathology of diseases occurring in respiratory system.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. M. Yavuz GÜLBAHAR, Prof. Dr. Tolga GÜVENÇ, Prof. Dr. Murat YARIM, Prof. Dr. Mahmut SÖZMEN, Doç. Dr. Yonca B. KABAK, Doç. Dr. Banu YARDIMCI
Learning Outcomes
  1. Students update their knowledge about respiratory system diseases.
  2. Students learn the diseases of the respiratory system .
  3. Students can evaluate the lesions in the respiratory system macroscopically and microscopically.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
-Veterinary patholoji CiltI-II
Prof.Dr. Ümit H. Milli, Prof.Dr. Rıfkı Hazıroğlu
-Pathology of Domestic Animals Vols I-II-III
K.V.F. Jubb, Peter C. Kennedy, Nigel Palmer
-Veterinary Pathology
Thomas C. Jones, Ronald Duncan Hunt, Norval W. King
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Provide information about the anomalies, circulation and metabolism disorders, inflammation, tumors and parasites of the organs of respiratory system.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Respiratory defense mechanisms, growth and development of the lungs, pathogenesis of disorders of the respiratory system
2.Nasal cavity and sinus diseases
3.Diseases of the pharynx and air sacs
4.Diseases of the larynx and trachea
5.Congenital anomalies of the lungs, atelectasis, emphysema, circulatory and metabolic disorders
6.Lung inflammation, forms of pneumonia and special form of pneumonias
7.1. midterm exam
8.Viral diseases of the lungs
9.Bacterial diseases of the lungs
10.Mycoplasmal diseases of the lungs
11.Fungal diseases of the lungs
12.Parasitic diseases of the lungs
13.Neoplastic diseases of the lungs
14.Non-inflammatory pleural effusionsPlöritis, parasitic, and neoplastic diseases of the pleura.
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