Information Package / Course Catalogue
Hospital Infection and Control
Course Code: AN305
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

Student will gain knowledge about sterilization, disenfection, medical and surgical asepsi, common infectious diseases that are seen in operating room, intensive care and reanimation units.

Course Content

Nosocomial infections’ source, diagnosis, therapy, infection control comitee and its roles.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.Can know the importance of sterilization, disinfection, asepsi.
2.Can define and prevent nosocomial infections
3.Can define the roles of infection control comitee
4.Distinguishes common infectious diseases.
5.Have information about hospital infections, define infection control committees.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.lecture presentations
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Sterilization and disinfection history
Week 2 - Theoretical
Microorganisms
Week 3 - Theoretical
Nosocomial infection and infection chain
Week 4 - Theoretical
Definition of sterilization and disinfection
Week 5 - Theoretical
The importance of hand washing
Week 6 - Theoretical
Medical and surgical asepsi
Week 7 - Theoretical
Disinfection methods and ideal disinfectant
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Sterilization methods
Week 10 - Theoretical
Infection control comitee and duties
Week 11 - Theoretical
Prevention of nosocomial infection
Week 12 - Theoretical
Prevention of nosocomial infection
Week 13 - Theoretical
Central sterilization unit and operation room controls
Week 14 - Theoretical
The role of medical workers in nosocomial infections
Week 15 - Final Exam
Final exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory143270
Midterm Examination1213
Final Examination1213
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)76
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