Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Social Effects Of Gene Technology SAU 068 0 2 + 0 2 5
Precondition Courses <p>Absent</p>
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. HÜSEYİN AKSOY
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants

Research Assistants of Department

Course Category
Course Objective

The aim of this course is to acquire knowledge of recombinant DNA technology

Course Content

Basics of DNA technology,methods, products, pharmaceuticals and agricultural technology, forensics medical and bioethics 

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Learns the DNA is the basic molecule of genetics. Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 Learns the how to transfer DNA information and self-replication. Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
3 Learns the And they brought out DNA technology. Pharmaceutical technology, gene therapy, farming practices, understand genetically modified organisms. Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
4 have knowledge about the ethics of gene technology. Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
5 Learns the genetically modified organisms Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
6 Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 The beginnings of DNA research
2 The structure and fonctions of DNA
3 Gene concept
4 From gene to individual, from individual to population
5 Methods of DNA Technology
6 Pharmaceutical Products of DNA Technology
7 DNA Analysis and Diagnosis
8 Gene Therapy
9 Midterm Exam
10 Medical Forensics
11 Agricultural Revolution
12 Transgenic organizm
13 The Human Genome Project
14 Bioethics
Course Notes
Course Resources

Alcamo, I. Edward, “DNA Technology: The Awesome Skill” W.C. Brown Publishers, 1996

Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Kısa Sınav 20
1. Ödev 30
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 2 32
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Quiz 1 5 5
Assignment 1 20 20
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 119
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.76
dersAKTSKredisi 5