Information Package / Course Catalogue
Epidemiology of Hospital Infections
Course Code: HEK502
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 2
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 4
Objectives of the Course

Distribution of hospital infections, changes in factors over the years, knowledge of the situation in our country and in the world.

Course Content

The frequency of hospital infections in the world; The situation in Turkey; The situation in our region; The condition in our hospital; Distribution of hospital infections; Distribution of infection agents in the world and in Turkey.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Lec. Selcen ÖNCÜ
Prof. Serkan ÖNCÜ
Learning Outcomes
1.To have knowledge about hospital infections epidemiology
2.To have knowledge about distributions of hospital infections in our region, in our country
3.To have knowledge about distributions of hospital infections in the world
4.To have knowledge about frequency of hospital infections
5.To be able to comment on frequency of hospital infections
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Hospital Infections
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Basic concepts of Epidemiology
Week 2 - Theoretical
Infectious diseases and epidemiology
Week 3 - Theoretical
Basic principles of hospital epidemiology
Week 4 - Theoretical
Hospital infection diagnostic criteria
Week 5 - Theoretical
Surveillance of hospital infections
Week 6 - Theoretical
Examination of hospital outbreaks
Week 7 - Theoretical
Examination of hospital outbreaks
Week 7 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
The frequency of hospital infections in the world
Week 10 - Theoretical
The frequency of hospital infections in Turkey
Week 11 - Theoretical
The frequency of hospital infections in our region
Week 12 - Theoretical
Bacterial nosocomial infections
Week 13 - Theoretical
Virus infected hospital infections
Week 14 - Theoretical
Mushroom-borne hospital infections
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 - Theory131239
Lecture - Practice131239
Midterm Examination118220
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)98
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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OÇ-1
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5
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