Information Package / Course Catalogue
Molecular Basics of Aging and Aging Diseases
Course Code: TIB533
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: 4
Objectives of the Course

Course Content

Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc. Prof. Gizem DÖNMEZ YALÇIN
Learning Outcomes
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Recommended or Required Reading
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Aging mechanisms and theories I
Week 2 - Theoretical
Aging mechanims and theories II
Week 3 - Theoretical
Cellular and organismal aging
Week 4 - Theoretical
Genes and pathways whose expressions change during aging
Week 5 - Theoretical
The scientific aging reserach
Week 6 - Theoretical
The aging diseases and their molecular basics
Week 7 - Theoretical
The microarray analyses of young and old cells
Week 8 - Theoretical
Alzheimer’s Disease and its molecular basics
Week 9 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exam
Week 10 - Theoretical
Parkinson’s Disease and its molecular basics
Week 11 - Theoretical
Huntington’s Disease and its molecular basics
Week 12 - Theoretical
Cancer and its molecular basics
Week 13 - Theoretical
Metabolic syndrome and its molecular basics
Week 14 - Theoretical
Cardiac disease and its molecular basics
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 - Theory134278
Midterm Examination18210
Final Examination110212
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)100
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
5
1
1
1
3
OÇ-4
2
1
1
1
5
OÇ-5
3
1
1
1
4
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