Information Package / Course Catalogue
Tick-Borne Bacterial Infections
Course Code: MİK551
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: 2
Objectives of the Course

The objective of this course is to give information about Tick-Borne bacterial infections.

Course Content

The epidemiology, diagnosis, treatment and control of tick-borne diseases in human and animals like Rickettsiosis, Borreliosis, Coxiellosis; and control procedures during prophylactic stages for the ticks that have a role in the biological cycle of diseases

Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc. Prof. Göksel ERBAŞ
Learning Outcomes
1.1. To be able to list Tick-Borne bacterial infections
2.2. To be able to describe epidemiology, diagnosis, treatment and of tick-borne diseases in human and animals like Rickettsiosis, Borreliosis, Coxiellosis
3.3. To be able to describe control procedures during prophylactic stages for the ticks that have a role in the biological cycle of diseases
4.4. To be able to use the necessary information
5.To have information about the types of tick in bacterial infection.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Koneman's Color Atlas and Textbook of Diagnostic Microbiology
2.Bergey's manual of systematic bacteriology
3.Zoonoses and Communicable Diseases Common to Man and Animals. Third Edition
4.Veterinary Microbiology
5.Veteriner Bakteriyoloji
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Epidemiology of Rickettsiosis
Week 2 - Theoretical
Diagnosis of Rickettsiosis
Week 3 - Theoretical
Therapy of Rickettsiosis
Week 4 - Theoretical
Prevention and control in Rickettsiosis disease
Week 5 - Theoretical
Epidemiology of Borreliosis
Week 6 - Theoretical
Diagnosis of Borreliosis
Week 7 - Theoretical
Therapy of Borreliosis
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Examination
Week 9 - Theoretical
Prevention and control in Borreliosis disease
Week 10 - Theoretical
Epidemiology of Coxiellosis
Week 11 - Theoretical
Diagnosis of Coxiellosis
Week 12 - Theoretical
Therapy of Coxiellosis
Week 13 - Theoretical
Prevention and control in Coxiellosis
Week 14 - Theoretical
Control procedures during prophylactic stages for the ticks that have a role in the biological cycle of diseases
Week 15 - Theoretical
Discussion
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%20
Final Examination1%60
Assignment1%20
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140228
Assignment1022
Laboratory14007
Midterm Examination1213
Final Examination1628
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)48
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
OÇ-1
5
5
4
5
5
OÇ-2
5
5
4
3
5
OÇ-3
5
5
4
5
4
OÇ-4
4
4
5
4
5
OÇ-5
5
4
5
3
5
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