Information Package / Course Catalogue
Hospitalınfections
Course Code: HEK501
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 3
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 6
Objectives of the Course

To gain detailed knowledge and skills about hospital infections and prevention.

Course Content

Sources of hospital infections, diagnosis, treatment, frequent units, infection control committee and functions, methods of controlling and preventing nosocomial infections.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Sarhan SAKARYA
Prof. Serkan ÖNCÜ
Learning Outcomes
1.1. To gain knowledge and skills about hospital infections
2.To gain knowledge about transmission ways of hospital infections
3.To gain knowledge about hospitalinfection diagnosis
4.To gain knowledge about hospital infection treatment approaches
5.To gain knowledge and skills about infection about hospital infection prevention and control
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Hospital Infections
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
General information about hospital infections, definition
Week 2 - Theoretical
History of hospital infection control: the situation in the world
Week 3 - Theoretical
History of hospital infection control: the situation in Turkey
Week 4 - Theoretical
Sources of hospital infections
Week 5 - Theoretical
Methods used in diagnosis of hospital infections
Week 6 - Theoretical
Hand washing and hand disinfection
Week 7 - Theoretical
Isolation Methods
Week 8 - Theoretical
Midterm exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Role of health personnel in the spread of hospital infections
Week 10 - Theoretical
Development of organization and infection control programs in infection control
Week 11 - Theoretical
Treatment of hospital infections
Week 12 - Theoretical
Protection from hospital infections
Week 13 - Theoretical
Legal aspect of hospital infections
Week 14 - Theoretical
Cost Analysis in Hospital Infection Control
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 - Practice132365
Final Examination148250
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)154
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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OÇ-1
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