Information Package / Course Catalogue
Molecular Cell Biology I
Course Code: TIB501
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 5
Objectives of the Course

Basic molecular cellular biology education

Course Content

Cellular biology, eukaryotic cell types, structure and function of elements that make up the eukaryotic cell, physical and communicative links between cells, systemic effects on eukaryotic cells (hormones, growth factors), the minimum conditions needed by the cell.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc. Prof. Gizem DÖNMEZ YALÇIN
Learning Outcomes
1.Explain the basic learning areas
2.Learning basic cellular functions in molecular level
3.Learning molecular biology concepts
4.Learning basic signal transduction pathways
5.Learning to analyze data of molecular biological techniques
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Molecular Cell Biology – Harvey Lodish, Arnold Berk, Chris A. Keiser, Monty Krieger, Anthony Bretscher, Hidde Ploegh, Angelika Amon, Mathew P. Scott - W. H. Freeman; Seventh Edition edition (May 2, 2012)
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Introduction to cell biology and basic chemical concepts
Week 2 - Theoretical
Basic molecular genetic concepts
Week 3 - Theoretical
Basic molecular genetic techniques
Week 4 - Theoretical
Gene organisation and expression
Week 5 - Theoretical
Regulation of gene expression
Week 6 - Theoretical
Cell imaging, fractionation and culturing
Week 7 - Theoretical
Biological membranes
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Cellular energetics
Week 10 - Theoretical
Protein trafficking
Week 11 - Theoretical
Cell signal transduction
Week 12 - Theoretical
Cell organisation and motility
Week 13 - Theoretical
Cell cycle
Week 14 - Theoretical
Cell death
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 - Theory131352
Midterm Examination124226
Final Examination148250
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)128
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
OÇ-1
5
2
2
2
3
OÇ-2
5
2
2
2
3
OÇ-3
5
2
2
2
3
OÇ-4
5
2
1
1
3
OÇ-5
3
5
4
1
3
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