Information Package / Course Catalogue
Free Radicals and Antioxidant Systems
Course Code: TFZ524
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 1
Prt.: 2
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 4
Objectives of the Course

Comprehends the origin and formation systems of free radicals, formation processes of antioxidant molecules.

Course Content

Free radicals, relations with other systems, antioxidant enzymes, enzymes formation processes, antioxidant balance

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Learning Outcomes
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Recommended or Required Reading
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Free radicals
Week 2 - Theoretical
Origins of free radicals
Week 3 - Theoretical
İntrinsic sources of free radicals
Week 4 - Theoretical
Pathophysiological effects of free radicals
Week 5 - Theoretical
Antioxidants
Week 6 - Intermediate Exam
visa
Week 7 - Theoretical
İntrinsic antioxidants
Week 8 - Theoretical
extrinsic antioxidants
Week 9 - Theoretical
antioxidant enzymes 1
Week 10 - Theoretical
antioxidant enzymes 2
Week 11 - Theoretical
oxidant-antioxidant balance
Week 12 - Theoretical
oxidant-antioxidant balance 2
Week 13 - Theoretical
degradation of oxidant-antioxidant balance
Week 14 - Theoretical
degradation of oxidant-antioxidant balance 2
Week 15 - Theoretical
measurement of plasma and tissue levels of free radicals
Week 16 - Final Exam
final
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory101414
Lecture - Practice1141428
Assignment100220
Reading301030
Midterm Examination1011
Final Examination1011
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)94
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
OÇ-1
4
3
4
5
4
OÇ-2
5
4
5
4
5
OÇ-3
3
4
3
5
4
OÇ-4
4
5
4
5
5
OÇ-5
5
5
4
5
4
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