Information Package / Course Catalogue
Histochemical Tecniques
Course Code: THE502
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 2
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 6
Objectives of the Course

To learn the histological staining techniques

Course Content

In the light microscope, the follow-up of the tissues to be examined and their dyes are shown.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Alpaslan GÖKÇİMEN
Learning Outcomes
1.To learn principles of histological staining
2.To be able to explain the staining mechanism
3.To learn chemical classification of dyes
4. To learn different histological staining techniques
5.Application of different staining techniques
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Animal Tissue Techniques
2.Histological Painting Techniques
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Principles of histological staining and mechanism of staining
Week 2 - Theoretical
Natural stains
Week 3 - Theoretical
Mordants
Week 4 - Theoretical
Staining with acetone-carmine and aceto-orsein
Week 5 - Theoretical
Synthetic dyes and chemical classification of dyes
Week 6 - Theoretical
Metacromasia and Giemza technique
Week 7 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm exam
Week 8 - Theoretical
Nucleus and cytoplasm dyes
Week 9 - Theoretical
Adipose tissue paints
Week 10 - Theoretical
Polychrome methylene blue technique and Weigert's iron hematoxylin dye
Week 11 - Theoretical
Van Gieson dye and Trichrome Mallory technique
Week 12 - Theoretical
Heidenhain Azan dye and Masson technique
Week 13 - Theoretical
Gomori's aldehyde fuchsin technique
Week 14 - Theoretical
Verhoeff technique
Week 15 - Theoretical
Practical representation of different staining techniques
Week 16 - Final Exam
Final exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory142256
Lecture - Practice142256
Individual Work140342
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)154
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
OÇ-1
3
3
3
3
3
OÇ-2
2
4
5
3
4
OÇ-3
4
3
3
4
3
OÇ-4
3
4
4
3
4
OÇ-5
4
3
3
4
3
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