Information Package / Course Catalogue
Clinical Microbiology I
Course Code: HEK521
Course Type: Area Elective
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 recognize microorganisms that cause disease in man and to distinguish them clinically.

Course Content

Microorganisms that cause disease in man; General and clinical features of bacteria, viruses, fungi, parasites; Clinical diagnostic methods.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc. Prof. Soner Sertan KARA
Learning Outcomes
1.To know the microorganisms that cause human diseases in clinic
2. To be able to detail disease-causing microorganisms by applying appropriate diagnostic methods
3. To know the general characteristics of bacteria
4.To know the general characteristics of viruses
5.To know the general characteristics of mushrooms
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Murray Medical Microbiology
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
General microbiology
Week 2 - Theoretical
Pathogenesis of infection,
Week 3 - Theoretical
The general characteristics of the bacteria,
Week 4 - Theoretical
The general characteristics of viruses,
Week 5 - Theoretical
The general characteristics of fungi,
Week 6 - Theoretical
General characteristics of parasites
Week 7 - Theoretical
Basic immunology,
Week 8 - Theoretical
Midterm exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Approach to infectious diseases,
Week 10 - Theoretical
Clinical sampling methods,
Week 11 - Theoretical
Painting methods,
Week 12 - Theoretical
Culture methods,
Week 13 - Theoretical
Serological tests,
Week 14 - Theoretical
Molecular tests,
Week 15 - Theoretical
Final exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory132252
Lecture - Practice131352
Midterm Examination18210
Final Examination135136
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)150
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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OÇ-1
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5
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