Information Package / Course Catalogue
Immune Physiology
Course Code: VFZ524
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 4
Objectives of the Course

To learn functions of immune cells which are responsible for the formation of the immunity

Course Content

Innate and aquired immunity, humoral immunity and the antibodies, tymus and bone marrow, passive immunity, allergy

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.To be informed about immune system cells
2.To be informed about mechanisms regarding formation of immunity
3.To be informed about substances that are important for immmunity and secreted by immune cells responsible for immunity
4.To learn functions of tissues which are responsible for immunity
5.Learn the allergy and otoimmunity
Recommended or Required Reading
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Cells which are responsible for immunity -I
Week 2 - Theoretical
Cells which are responsible for immunity -II
Week 3 - Theoretical
Cells which are responsible for immunity -III
Week 4 - Theoretical
Function of lymphocytes in immunity
Week 5 - Theoretical
Innate immunity-I
Week 6 - Theoretical
Innate immunity-II
Week 7 - Theoretical
Allergy
Week 8 - Theoretical
Midterm
Week 9 - Theoretical
Acquired immunity-I
Week 10 - Theoretical
Acquired immunity-II
Week 11 - Theoretical
Lymphocyte subsets
Week 12 - Theoretical
Important plasma proteins in immunity
Week 13 - Theoretical
Opsonization
Week 14 - Theoretical
Cell activation in immunity
Week 15 - Theoretical
Presentations
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%38
Final Examination1%60
Quiz3%1
Term Assignment1%1
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140228
Assignment48136
Term Project115116
Quiz3013
Midterm Examination1617
Final Examination19110
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)100
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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