Information Package / Course Catalogue
Mycology
Course Code: TL001
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Short Cycle (Associate's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 3
Objectives of the Course

To give information about fungi cell structure, genetics, physiology, reproduction, and the properties of growth.

Course Content

In this lesson students are taught fungal cell structure and characteristics, fungal classification and characteristics of each class, diagnostic methods for fungal infections and their applications, and interpretation of the results through examples.

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Learning Outcomes
1.1. Describes general characteristics of fungi .
2.Knows the fungi that cause disease in humans.
3.Knows the types of fungal diseases in humans.
4.Knows the contamination of fungal diseases and protection.
5.Knows sampling and examination methods in fungal diseases.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Sabri Sümer, General Mycology. Nobel academic publishing.
2.Dode Grigoriu, Jean Delacretaz, Medical Mycology.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Introduction to mycology and the definition of mycology
Week 2 - Theoretical
Classification of fungi
Week 3 - Theoretical
Classification of fungi
Week 4 - Theoretical
Yeasts
Week 5 - Theoretical
Molds
Week 6 - Theoretical
Dimorphic-Diphasic fungi
Week 7 - Theoretical
Fungal cell structure
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Mid-term exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Fungal cell structure
Week 10 - Theoretical
Asexual reproduction
Week 11 - Theoretical
Sexual reproduction
Week 12 - Theoretical
The terms of hyphaei pseudohyphae and germ tube
Week 13 - Theoretical
Media and their properties
Week 14 - Theoretical
Fungal culture and interpretation
Week 15 - Theoretical
Final exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory141242
Assignment141128
Midterm Examination1112
Final Examination1123
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)75
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Adnan Menderes University - Information Package / Course Catalogue