Information Package / Course Catalogue
Urinary, Acid-Base Physiology
Course Code: TFZ504
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

Morphology of the kidneys, nephron; Filtration in glomeruli and its control; Tubular system, reabsorbsion and excretion; Renal function tests; Body fluid compartments, intercompartmentary transition, The regulation of balance of body fluids, General information about H concantration; ph balance in body, The role of buffering systems in respiratory and urinary systems; Acidosis and alkalosis; General information about electrolytes; Solutions and membrane transport.

Course Content

Physiological anatomy of the kidneys, Kidney blood flow autoregulation, Renin angiotensin system, Glomerular filtration, Reabsorption in tubules, Secretion in tubules

Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Rauf Onur EK
Learning Outcomes
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Recommended or Required Reading
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Week 3 - Theoretical
Week 4 - Theoretical
Week 5 - Theoretical
Week 6 - Theoretical
Week 7 - Intermediate Exam
Week 8 - Theoretical
Week 9 - Theoretical
Week 10 - Theoretical
Week 11 - Theoretical
Week 12 - Theoretical
Week 13 - Theoretical
Week 14 - Theoretical
Week 15 - Theoretical
Week 16 - Final Exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory1141428
Lecture - Practice1141428
Assignment103250
Reading301442
Midterm Examination1011
Final Examination1011
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)150
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
OÇ-1
5
4
5
4
3
OÇ-2
5
3
4
4
3
OÇ-3
4
4
3
4
5
OÇ-4
4
5
3
4
5
OÇ-5
5
4
5
3
4
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