Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Basic Enzymology KIM 546 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi SEMRA YILMAZER KESKİN
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi SEMRA YILMAZER KESKİN,
Course Assistants
Course Category Field Proper Education
Course Objective The aim of this course is to give a broad account of enzymology. The ultimate goal of the course is to point out the crucial role that enzymes play in the metabolic processes of living organisms.
Course Content Introduction to Enzymology, description and molecular structure of enzymes, purification of enzymes, introduction to enzyme kinetics, control of enzyme activity, organizing system enzymes, intracellular enzymes, enzyme turnover and meaning, clinical applications of enzymology, enzyme technology and immobilized enzymes.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Students understand the structure of enzymes and molecular structure. Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
2 Students know about purification of the enzyme. Question-Answer, Lecture, Performance Task, Homework, Testing,
3 Students learn the enzyme kinetics. Question-Answer, Lecture, Performance Task, Homework, Testing,
4 Students understand about organizing systems and enzymes within the cell. Question-Answer, Lecture, Performance Task, Homework, Testing,
5 Students know about the clinical applications of enzymology. Question-Answer, Lecture, Performance Task, Homework, Testing,
6 Students learn about enzyme technology. Question-Answer, Lecture, Performance Task, Homework, Testing,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction to enzymology. [1], [2]
2 The purification of enzymes. [1], [2]
3 The structure of enzymes. [1], [2]
4 Introduction to enzyme kinetics. [1], [2]
5 Mechanism of enzyme action. [1], [2]
6 Control of enzyme activity. [1], [2]
7 Enzymes in organized systems. [1], [2]
8 Enzymes in organized systems. [1], [2]
9 Midterm Examination
10 Enzymes in the cell. [1], [2]
11 Enzyme turnover and its significance. [1], [2]
12 Clinical aspects of enzymology. [1], [2]
13 Enzyme technology. [1], [2]
14 Immobilized enzymes. [1], [2]
Course Notes [1] Fundamentals of Enzymology, 1999, Nicholas C. Price, Lewis Stevens. Oxford University Pres, USA. ISBN 019850229X.
Course Resources [2] Nelson, D.L. and Cox, M.M., Lehninger Principles of Biochemistry, Fourth edition, Worth Publishers Inc., USA, 2005.
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 In addition to expanding and making deeper the knowledge established on undergraduate education in a same or different area, reaches the knowledge by doing research and also improves his or her knowledge to the expertise level by doing evaluation and practice. X
2 Utilizing incomplete or limited data in his or her study area expands the knowledge by experimental methods and use those obtained knowledge by scientific, social and ethical responsibility. X
3 - Constructs a problem with his/her adviser and develops a solution method and by evaluating the results apply them if it is necessary in his/ her area. X
4 -Transfer the current developments and his/her studies to the other related or nonrelated groups as written, orally and visually. X
5 - Develops new strategic approach and produces solutions in unexpected and complicated situations in his or her area of practice. X
6 - Develops strategic and practice plans and evaluates the obtained results within the framework of quality process in his or her study area. X
7 - Has written communication ability in one of well known foreign languages (“European Language Portfolio Global Scale”, Level A1). X
8 -Has knowledge for software and hardware about computers and uses data processing. X
9 Protecting scientific, social, and ethical values, teaches and controls these values in the steps of collection, evaluation and announcement of data in the international arena. X
10 - Applies his or her digested knowledge and problem solving ability in advanced studies. X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ödev 20
1. Performans Görevi (Seminer) 20
1. Ara Sınav 60
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 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 3 48
Mid-terms 1 15 15
Assignment 1 10 10
Performance Task (Seminar) 1 10 10
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 151
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.04
dersAKTSKredisi 6