Information Package / Course Catalogue
Cytogenetics
Course Code: TIB504
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: 5
Objectives of the Course

Basic cytogenetics education

Course Content

Definition of chromosome, structure of chromatin, course provides a comprehensive approach to the normal human karyotype, chromosome identification methods, numerical and structural abnormalities and their clinical correlates, X-chromosome gene action, chromosomes and cancer, gene mapping, and karyotype evolution.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc. Prof. Abdullah YALÇIN
Learning Outcomes
1.1. Explain the basic learning areas
2.
3.3. Learning theory of basic chromosomal analysis methods
4.4. Learning molecular biology concepts
5.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.1. The principles of clinical cytogenetics – Steven Gersen and Martha Keagle – Spr’inger 3rd edition 2013
2.2. Sitogenetik – Mehmet Topaktaş ve Eyyüp Rencüzoğulları – Nobel kitapevi 2. baskı
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Chromosome concept
Week 2 - Theoretical
Chromatin structure
Week 3 - Theoretical
Karyotyping and human normal karyotype
Week 4 - Theoretical
Advanced techniques for chromosome analysis
Week 5 - Theoretical
Advanced techniques for chromosome analysis
Week 6 - Theoretical
Chromosome banding
Week 7 - Theoretical
Chromosome banding
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Chromosome analysis and its indications
Week 10 - Theoretical
Chromosome analysis and its indications
Week 11 - Theoretical
X chromosome
Week 12 - Theoretical
Chromosome and cancer
Week 13 - Theoretical
Chromosomal abnormalities
Week 14 - Theoretical
Clinical outcomes of chromosomal abnormalities
Week 15 - Final Exam
Final Exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory132252
Midterm Examination135237
Final Examination135237
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)126
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
OÇ-1
5
1
1
1
3
OÇ-2
5
1
1
1
4
OÇ-3
3
4
5
2
2
OÇ-4
5
1
1
1
3
OÇ-5
2
2
2
4
5
Adnan Menderes University - Information Package / Course Catalogue