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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VPT743 Pathology of Cardiovascular System Diseases 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Pathology of diseases occurring in the cardiovascular systems are aimed to teach.
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 gain knowledge about congenital anomalies and developmental disorders of the cardiovascular system
  2. Students gain knowledge about bacterial, viral and parasiter diseases of the cardiovascular system
  3. Students have knowledge about metabolic diseases of cardiovascular system
  4. Students learn about neoplastic diseases of cardiovascular system
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
-Pathologic Basis of Veterinary Disease
James F. Zachary, M. Donald McGavin
-Introduction to Veterinary Pathology
Norman F. Cheville
- Pathology of domestic animals I, II, III
Jubb, Kennedy, and Palmer's Pathology of Domestic Animals
Grant Maxie

Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Provides information about anomalies, inflammation, parasites and tumors of the heart and vascular systems.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Heart insufficiencies
2.Investigation of heart, and congenital and developmental diseases of the heart
3.Pericardial pathologies
4.Endocardial pathologies
5.Myocardial pathologies
6.Cardiomyopathies and myocarditis
7.Heart neoplasies
8.1. midterm exam
10.Arterial pathologies
12.Venous pathologies
13.Lymph vessel pathologies
14.Special infections of vesselsVascular neoplasies
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