Information Package / Course Catalogue
Microbiology I
Course Code: TL106
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: Short Cycle (Associate's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 2
Objectives of the Course

To provide information about the general characteristics of microorganism groups and their useful and harmful effects.

Course Content

Disinfection methods, Sterilization methods, Classification of microorganisms, structures, reproductive and metabolism.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.To learn disinfection and sterilization methods
2.To learn the groups of microorganisms
3.Understanding the metabolic and genetic functions of microorganisms
4.Be aware of the importance of using antibiotics
5.Microbiological testing methods utilized in diagnosis of knowing
6.To know the culture and identification methods for bacteria and fungi
7.Virus infections, knowledge of microbiological diagnostic methods
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Bilgehan H. Temel Mikrobiyoloji ve Bağışıklık Bilimi 8. Baskı. Fakülteler Kitabevi, Bornova, 1996
2.Serter N. Mikrobiyoloji. T.C. Anadolu Üniversitesi Yayınları No:490, Eskişehir, 1991.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Disinfection, antisepsis and sterilization concepts, methods of disinfection
Week 2 - Theoretical
The history and definition of microbiology
Week 3 - Theoretical
Microbial organisms: Algae and protozoa
Week 4 - Theoretical
Microbial organisms: Fungus
Week 5 - Theoretical
The structure of bacteria, the metabolism
Week 6 - Theoretical
Growth of bacteria, nutrient needs,
Week 7 - Theoretical
Mediums
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Microbial metabolism: Energy, respiration and glycolysis
Week 10 - Theoretical
Microbial metabolism: TCA, fermentation
Week 11 - Theoretical
Microbial metabolism: Enzymes
Week 12 - Theoretical
Bacterial Genetics: transformation, conjugation, transduction
Week 13 - Theoretical
Bacterial genetics: mutations and mutagens
Week 14 - Theoretical
Antibiotics and antibiotic resistance
Week 15 - Theoretical
Viruses
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory141242
Individual Work5015
Midterm Examination1213
Final Examination1224
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)54
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