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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VVR712 Virus Host Relationships and Viral Pathogenesis 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To teach the pathogenesis and immunology of viral diseases Pathways of viruses to the cell, infection types, pathogenesis mechanisms and immunity defense mechanisms
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof.Dr. Semra GÜMÜŞOVA
Learning Outcomes
  1. Know the pathogenesis mechanisms of viral diseases and the viral immune response
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Filint S.J., Enguist L.W., Racaniello V.R., Skalka A.M., 2004. Principles of Virology (Moleculer biology, pathogenesis and control of animal viruses) ASM press
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Pathways of viruses to the cell, infection types, pathogenesis mechanisms and immunity defense mechanisms
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Pathways of viruses to cell
2.Access routes to viruses
3.What causes viruses in the cell
4.What causes viruses in the organism
5.Divergence of viruses from organism
6.Pathogenesis mechanisms of viral infections
8.Pathogenesis mechanisms of viral infections
9.Immune system
10.Cells that are involved in viral immunity
11.Immune response against the virus in the cell
12.Immunological response to circulating viral
13.Maternal immunity in viral infections
14.Hypersensitivity reactions in viral infections
15.Monoclonal antibody
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination140
Laboratory Examination160
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 Examination111
Final Examination111
Individual Study for Mid term Examination12020
Individual Study for Final Examination14040