Information Package / Course Catalogue
Resistance to Antibiotics and Antibiogram Tests
Course Code: MİK527
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: 5
Objectives of the Course

The objective of this course is to give information about antibiotic susceptibility tests.

Course Content

Determination of invitro infective agent sensitivity to antibiotics using dilution and no disc diffusion (dry and wet) techniques. Preparation of bacterial culture to be tested, choosing discs and determination of bacterial inhibition zones using antibiotic sensitivity tests following reproduction. Bacterial resistance to antibiotics. Application techniques of Kirby Bauer Disc diffusion method.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.1. To be able to define antibiotic susceptibility tests
2.2. To be able to prepare bacterial cultures for antibiotic susceptibility tests
3.3. To be able to use th necessary information
4.Disc diffusion tests
5.MIC tests
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Koneman's Color Atlas and Textbook of Diagnostic Microbiology
2.Bergey's manual of systematic bacteriology
3.Battling Resistance to Antibiotics and Pesticides: An Economic Approach
4.Handbook of Microbiological Media, 4º Edition
5.Temel Mikrobiyoloji
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Dilution method
Week 2 - Theoretical
Disc diffusion method
Week 3 - Theoretical
Preparing bacterial culture for test
Week 4 - Theoretical
Preparing bacterial culture for test
Week 5 - Theoretical
Choosing antibiotic disc
Week 6 - Theoretical
Choosing antibiotic disc
Week 7 - Theoretical
Evaluation of zone diameter
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Examination
Week 9 - Theoretical
Evaluation of zone diameter
Week 10 - Theoretical
Bacterial resistance to antibiotics
Week 11 - Theoretical
Bacterial resistance to antibiotics
Week 12 - Theoretical
Application techniques of Kirby Bauer disc diffusion method
Week 13 - Theoretical
Application techniques of Kirby Bauer disc diffusion method
Week 14 - Theoretical
Application techniques of Kirby Bauer disc diffusion method
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
Lecture - Practice140228
Assignment2036
Reading202550
Quiz1112
Midterm Examination1415
Final Examination1516
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)125
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
OÇ-1
5
5
4
3
5
OÇ-2
5
5
3
4
5
OÇ-3
5
5
4
5
5
OÇ-4
5
5
4
5
4
OÇ-5
5
5
4
5
5
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