Information Package / Course Catalogue
Development of Diagnosis Methods in Brucella Infections
Course Code: MİK548
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 2
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 4
Objectives of the Course

The objective of this course is to give information about development of diagnosis methods in Brucella infections.

Course Content

Species that cause Brucellosis and their infections; staining methods used in laboratory diagnosis of brucella species; microbiological culture; biochemistriycal and antigenic characteristics used in identification; Phage sensitivity; stain tolerance tests; serological tests

Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc. Prof. Göksel ERBAŞ
Learning Outcomes
1.1. To be able to describe the development of diagnosis methods in Brucella infections
2.2. To be able to list staining methods used for diagnosis methods in Brucella infections
3.3. To be able to apply serological methods in Brucella infections
4.4. To be able to use the necessary information
5.To be able to laboratory diagnosis of Brucella species.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Koneman's Color Atlas and Textbook of Diagnostic Microbiology
2.Handbook of Microbiological Media, 4º Edition
3.Veterinary Vaccines and Diagnostics, Volume 41
4.Veterinary Immunology: An Introduction, 7º Edition
5.Veteriner Bakteriyoloji
6.İmmunoloji
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Species that cause Brucellosis and their infections
Week 2 - Theoretical
Species that cause Brucellosis and their infections
Week 3 - Theoretical
Staining methods used for diagnosis of Brucella infections
Week 4 - Theoretical
Staining methods used for diagnosis of Brucella infections
Week 5 - Theoretical
Culture media used for diagnosis of Brucella infections
Week 6 - Theoretical
Culture techniques used for diagnosis of Brucella infections
Week 7 - Theoretical
Biochemical characteristics used for identification
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Examination
Week 9 - Theoretical
Antigenic characteristics used for identification
Week 10 - Theoretical
Antigenic characteristics used for identification
Week 11 - Theoretical
Phage sensitivity tests used for identification
Week 12 - Theoretical
Staining tolerance tests used for identification
Week 13 - Theoretical
Serological tests used for identification
Week 14 - Theoretical
Serological tests used for identification
Week 15 - Theoretical
Discussion
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%20
Final Examination1%40
Quiz2%20
Assignment2%20
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140228
Lecture - Practice140228
Assignment25112
Laboratory14007
Quiz25112
Midterm Examination1516
Final Examination1527
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)100
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
OÇ-1
5
5
4
5
3
OÇ-2
4
4
5
4
3
OÇ-3
5
5
5
4
5
OÇ-4
5
5
5
4
5
OÇ-5
5
5
4
5
3
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