Information Package / Course Catalogue
Basic Applications in Cell Culture
Course Code: TIB520
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 2
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 6
Objectives of the Course

Course Content

Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc. Prof. Mehtap KILIÇ EREN
Learning Outcomes
1.1. Learning basic cellular functions in molecular level
2.Learning basic cell biology concepts
3.3. Learning cell biology culturing applications
4.4. Improving cell culture laboratory skills
5.
Recommended or Required Reading
2.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)
3.Culture of Animal Cells: A Manual of Basic Technique and Specialized Applications – Ian Freshney - Wiley-Blackwell; 6 edition (September 17, 2010)
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
In vitro culturing conditions of eukaryote cells
Week 2 - Theoretical
Cell culture media
Week 3 - Theoretical
General purpose cell culture media and ingredients
Week 4 - Theoretical
Suspension cultures and ingredients I
Week 5 - Theoretical
Suspension cultures and ingredients II
Week 6 - Theoretical
Specialized cell culture media I
Week 7 - Theoretical
Specialized cell culture media II
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Application area of cell culture
Week 10 - Practice
Laboratory conditions of cell culture
Week 11 - Practice
Sterilization concepts
Week 12 - Practice
Laboratory equipment and organisation
Week 13 - Practice
Cell washing sterilization and storage
Week 14 - Practice
Cell counting and cell viability tests
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 - Theory132139
Lecture - Practice132478
Midterm Examination115217
Final Examination115217
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)151
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
2
5
5
1
3
OÇ-4
2
5
5
1
3
OÇ-5
2
3
3
3
5
Adnan Menderes University - Information Package / Course Catalogue