Information Package / Course Catalogue
Rna İnterference and Model Organisms
Course Code: TIB527
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. Abdullah YALÇIN
Learning Outcomes
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Recommended or Required Reading
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
The basics and history of RNA Interference Technology I
Week 2 - Theoretical
The basics and history of RNA Interference Technology II
Week 3 - Theoretical
The basics and mechanisms of RNA ineterference applications in model organisms I
Week 4 - Theoretical
The basics and mechanisms of RNA ineterference applications in model organisms II
Week 5 - Theoretical
The silencing of genes via RNA interference
Week 6 - Theoretical
The basics of RNA technologies
Week 7 - Theoretical
The discovery and function of miRNAs
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
The applications of RNA interference in genome research
Week 10 - Theoretical
The applications of RNA interference in drug development
Week 11 - Theoretical
The applications of RNA interference in biotechnology
Week 12 - Theoretical
The comparison of RNA interference with other gene inactivation techniques
Week 13 - Theoretical
The advantages and disadvantages of RNA interference
Week 14 - Theoretical
The application of RNA interference to clinical trials
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 Examination1224
Final Examination1224
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)125
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
4
4
4
1
3
OÇ-3
3
5
5
1
3
OÇ-4
2
1
1
1
5
OÇ-5
3
1
1
1
3
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