Information Package / Course Catalogue
Molecular Biology of Cancer
Course Code: TIB522
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

Course Content

Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc. Prof. Mehtap KILIÇ EREN
Learning Outcomes
1.1. Learning current medical biology topics
2.2. Learning cancer biology at molecular level
3. Improving research abilities to learn about recent developments
4.
5.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.NCBI pubmed and recent medical publications
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Introduction to Cancer biology
Week 2 - Theoretical
Epidemioyology of Cancer
Week 3 - Theoretical
Cancer Genetics
Week 4 - Theoretical
Cell cycle control
Week 5 - Theoretical
Oncogenes
Week 6 - Theoretical
Growth factors
Week 7 - Theoretical
General characteristics of neoplastic cell
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm
Week 9 - Theoretical
Malignant transformation of cell
Week 10 - Theoretical
Mutation accumulation theroy of cancer
Week 11 - Theoretical
Neoplastic cell and microenvironment
Week 12 - Theoretical
Altering cellular functions during carcinogenesis
Week 13 - Theoretical
Cell surface receptors and cell signaling
Week 14 - Theoretical
Cancer metabolism
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 - Theory1372117
Midterm Examination1112
Final Examination1224
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)123
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
3
OÇ-3
3
1
1
1
5
OÇ-4
2
2
2
3
5
OÇ-5
3
1
1
1
5
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