Information Package / Course Catalogue
Hospital Infections Transmission Routes and Protection
Course Code: HEK524
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 3
Objectives of the Course

Knowing the transmission routes of hospital infections, risk situations, to take measures, to raise awareness of health personnel on this issue.

Course Content

Respiratory, blood and other body fluids, contact, medical instruments, healthcare personnel infected with hospital infections and prevention.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Lec. Selcen ÖNCÜ
Prof. Sarhan SAKARYA
Learning Outcomes
1.Know the ways of transmission of hospital infections, risk situations, Take precautions, make health personnel aware of this issue
2.
3. Take necessary precautions to prevent hospital infections
4. To raise awareness of health personnel about hospital infections
5. To ensure immunization of health personnel
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Hospital Infections
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
General information about infectious diseases, definitions
Week 2 - Theoretical
Infection pathways
Week 3 - Theoretical
Hand washing and care
Week 4 - Theoretical
Disinfection methods
Week 5 - Theoretical
Sterilizasyon yöntemleri
Week 6 - Theoretical
Sterilization and disinfection of medical devices
Week 7 - Theoretical
Carrying in health personnel
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Respiratory-tract infections
Week 10 - Theoretical
Infections caused by contact with the hospital
Week 11 - Theoretical
Hospital infections with blood and other body fluids
Week 12 - Theoretical
Nosocomial infections transmitted by medical devices
Week 13 - Theoretical
Hospital infections transmitted by health personnel
Week 14 - Theoretical
Protection from hospital infections
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 - Theory132139
Midterm Examination113215
Final Examination118220
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)74
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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OÇ-1
OÇ-2
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5
5
5
5
5
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5
5
5
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5
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