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Academic Information
Education System
Environmental Health - Regular Education
Education System
It is described in the Adnan Menderes University, Aydın Health Services Vocational School’s Education and Examination Guidelines.
Terms of Exchange and Transition Programs
Students who graduate from the programs linked with this section, can apply to the 4-year degree programmes in the faculties related to their profession if they are successful in the Vertical Jump Test (DGS). The change between programs is described in Adnan Menderes University, Aydın Health Services Vocational School’s Education and Examination Guidelines.
Qualification Awarded
Environmental Health Technician
Specific Admission Requirements
Department accepts the students according to the result of examination YGS.2 , and it is possible that directly pass without examination from Vocational High School’s Environmental Health Technician Graduate program.
Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning
It is formal education according to the Higher Education Legislation. The students who attend in Adnan Menderes University can be exempted from some courses within certain framework regulations. This exemption shall take place provided that both the student apply on time and the content of the course is approved by the Board of the relevant college / faculty / institute.
Profile of The Programme
The aim of Environmental Health Technician Program is to train a professional staff who has scientific knowledge and skills to public health technicians that will serve in private and public institutions and organizations. For this purpose, field knowledge, professional knowledge and general education courses are carried out both theoretically and practically in accordance with the framework program, set by The Council of Higher Education, of Environmental Health Technician, guided by expert faculty members.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples
They can work for as an environmental staff in Ministry of Health, Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock, Ministry of Environment and Urbanization, Municipalities, and private and voluntary organizations.
Access to Further Studies
They can transfer to Biology Department of Science Faculties and to the Nursing Department of schools and faculties with vertical transfer exam.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Midterm: 40 % term: 60%
Graduation Requirements
To be successful in all courses in 4-semester program and must have the overall weighted average at least 60 GPA on a 100 scale.
Work Placement
Each student has to do an internship in the summer of 30 working days in institutions such as Government and Private Hospitals, Public Health Laboratories, Provincial Departments of Agriculture, Turkey Atomic Energy Agency, DSI Offices, Municipalities, Tuberculosis Dispensaries and all Enterprises that have treatment plant.
Adnan Menderes University - Information Package / Course Catalogue