Information Package / Course Catalogue
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Course Code: TS306
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

Use of office equipment is gained. Gains the ability to use internet and internet databases search engines. Gain skills and experience about technology and its use. Database and search engines are gained through the use of crawling and information transportation systems.

Course Content

Sources of information arising from technological developments. (Wiki, Blog, Social networks) Types and history of information centers. Databases, Web, Search engines.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Bekir KÖSEDAĞ
Learning Outcomes
1.To be able to use communication techniques,rules and forms of correspondence with the help of up-to-date technology
2.To be able to submit the data collected in health care institutions and analyze them using scientific and bio-statistic techniques. And also to be able to calculate and interpret basic rates data used in health care institutions, which give first step service and bed service.
3.To be able to archive the records, documents and forms in health care institutions by using up-to-date techniques
4. To be able to follow the information sources arising from technological developments.
5. Information services, Information access policies and Using information access models.
Recommended or Required Reading
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Technology and information systems
Week 2 - Theoretical
What is Internet ? Internet search engines and accessing information through them
Week 3 - Theoretical
Hospital information systems
Week 4 - Theoretical
Computer and its hardware
Week 5 - Theoretical
Keyboard usage
Week 6 - Theoretical
Letters in keyboard
Week 7 - Theoretical
Keyboard shortcuts
Week 8 - Theoretical
Keyboard shortcuts
Week 9 - Theoretical
Error-free five-minute prose studies of Examination
Week 10 - Theoretical
Studies of error-free writing – prose studies
Week 11 - Theoretical
Standart letters – block letters – average letters
Week 12 - Theoretical
Database examples
Week 13 - Theoretical
Usage of databases
Week 14 - Theoretical
Databases in turkey and around the world
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory141242
Midterm Examination1112
Final Examination1112
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)46
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
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PÇ-8
PÇ-9
PÇ-10
PÇ-11
PÇ-12
PÇ-13
PÇ-14
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PÇ-17
PÇ-18
OÇ-1
5
OÇ-2
5
OÇ-3
5
OÇ-4
OÇ-5
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