Information Package / Course Catalogue
General Biology
Course Code: TL105
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: Short Cycle (Associate's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 4
Prt.: 2
Credit: 5
Lab: 0
ECTS: 5
Objectives of the Course

Togain competency of performing General Biology Applications

Course Content

The chemical structure of the cell(water, electrolytes,proteins, carbohydrates, lipids,enzymes, vitamins, hormones and nucleic acids),Biological structure of the cell (prokaryotic cell features,eukaryotic cell features, Gram (+) and Gram (-) features),The physical properties of the cell(diffusion, the solution type,the cell membrane transport,osmosis and dialysis)

Name of Lecturer(s)
Lec. Sevil ÖZCAN
Ins. Hayriye Nurcan EK
Ins. Nimet KILIÇ
Learning Outcomes
1.Knows the concepts of living and inanimate.
2.Knows the molecules that make up the structure of living things.
3.Knows the cell and its structure.
4.Knows cell division and classification of living things.
5.Prepare the preparation. Finds and examines the image under the microscope.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.1. Genel Biyoloji Prof. Dr. İlhami Kiziroğlu; 1990Ankara
2.2. Prof. Dr. Demirsoy A. Yaşamın Temel Kuralları, Hacettepe Üniversitesi Yayınları, Ankara, 1995.
3.3. Kadıoğlu, A.; Kaya Y., Genel Botanik, Erzurum 2001.
4.4. Tatlı, Adem. Genel Biyoloji (Botanik), ETAM, Kütahya 1998.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
The chemical structure of the cell (water, electrolytes)
Week 2 - Theoretical
The chemical structure of the cell (proteins, carbohydrates, lipids)
Week 3 - Theoretical
The chemical structure of the cell (enzymes, vitamins, hormones and nucleic acids)
Week 4 - Theoretical
Biological structure of the cell (eukaryotic cell membrane)
Week 5 - Theoretical
Biological structure of the cell (eukaryotic cell organelles-animal)
Week 6 - Theoretical
Biological structure of the cell (eukaryotic cell organelles-plant)
Week 7 - Theoretical
Biological structure of the cell (eukaryotic cell organelles-plant)
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Biological structure of the cell (the differences between eukaryotic cells)
Week 10 - Theoretical
Biological structure of the cell (prokaryotic cell features)
Week 11 - Theoretical
Biological cell structure (Gram (+) and Gram (-) features)
Week 12 - Theoretical
The physical properties of the cell (diffusion, the solution type)
Week 13 - Theoretical
The physical properties of the cell (liquid systems in living organisms)
Week 14 - Theoretical
The physical properties of the cell (the cell membrane transport)
Week 15 - Theoretical
The physical properties of the cell (osmosis and dialysis)
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory141470
Lecture - Practice141242
Assignment4118
Midterm Examination1213
Final Examination1112
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)125
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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