Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Public Health SAY 212 4 2 + 0 2 5
Precondition Courses <p>YOK</p>
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. SELMA ALTINDİŞ
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. SELMA ALTINDİŞ,
Course Assistants

R. Assistant Çiğdem UGAN

Course Category Available Basic Education in the Field
Course Objective

The aim of this course is to know health problems in society, understanding the influence of enviromental, social and behavioral formations; appropriate principles of preventive medicine and practice this informations to coordinate health management among disciplines.

Course Content

Definition,importance and history of public health
Demography, health,epidemiology
Behavioral factors affecting health
Enviromental health
Occupational health and safety, occupational diseases
Health plannig,organisation and evaluation of public health point of view
Health education
Introduction to special topics in public health
Women health,reproductive health,family planning
Childhood, adolescence health, immunization
Elderly problems,chronic diseases and management

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Defines special health problems and manages them Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 Makes the plan about general conditions affecting public health service delivery Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
3 Count environmental, hereditary and behavioral factors affecting health and explain the relationships between them. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
4 Understands the importance of epidemiology and health criteria Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
5 Makes the definition of public health and understands the importance of public health Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Historical developmnt of public health, definition and concepts Halk Sağlığı Ders Kitabı, Baltaş Z, Çan G, Demircan H.Ç ve ark. İstanbul Üniversitesi Yayınları No: 4747, İstanbul 2008.
2 Demography and health, health indicators Halk Sağlığı Ders Kitabı, Baltaş Z, Çan G, Demircan H.Ç ve ark. İstanbul Üniversitesi Yayınları No: 4747, İstanbul 2008.
3 Epidemiology Halk Sağlığı Ders Kitabı, Baltaş Z, Çan G, Demircan H.Ç ve ark. İstanbul Üniversitesi Yayınları No: 4747, İstanbul 2008.
4 Factors affecting health level, social determinants of health. Halk Sağlığı Ders Kitabı, Baltaş Z, Çan G, Demircan H.Ç ve ark. İstanbul Üniversitesi Yayınları No: 4747, İstanbul 2008.
5 Relation ship between enviromental and health, enviromental health Halk Sağlığı Ders Kitabı, Baltaş Z, Çan G, Demircan H.Ç ve ark. İstanbul Üniversitesi Yayınları No: 4747, İstanbul 2008.
6 Occuptional disease, occupational health and safety Halk Sağlığı Ders Kitabı, Baltaş Z, Çan G, Demircan H.Ç ve ark. İstanbul Üniversitesi Yayınları No: 4747, İstanbul 2008.
7 Health planning, organisation and evaluation of public health point of view Halk Sağlığı Ders Kitabı, Baltaş Z, Çan G, Demircan H.Ç ve ark. İstanbul Üniversitesi Yayınları No: 4747, İstanbul 2008.
8 Importance of health education public health point of view Halk Sağlığı Ders Kitabı, Baltaş Z, Çan G, Demircan H.Ç ve ark. İstanbul Üniversitesi Yayınları No: 4747, İstanbul 2008.
9 MIDTERM EXAMS Halk Sağlığı Ders Kitabı, Baltaş Z, Çan G, Demircan H.Ç ve ark. İstanbul Üniversitesi Yayınları No: 4747, İstanbul 2008.
10 Introduction to special topics public health point of view Halk Sağlığı Ders Kitabı, Baltaş Z, Çan G, Demircan H.Ç ve ark. İstanbul Üniversitesi Yayınları No: 4747, İstanbul 2008.
11 Women health,reproductive health and family planning Halk Sağlığı Ders Kitabı, Baltaş Z, Çan G, Demircan H.Ç ve ark. İstanbul Üniversitesi Yayınları No: 4747, İstanbul 2008.
12 Childhood health, adolescence health,immunization Halk Sağlığı Ders Kitabı, Baltaş Z, Çan G, Demircan H.Ç ve ark. İstanbul Üniversitesi Yayınları No: 4747, İstanbul 2008.
13 Control of infectious disease, elderly problems, chronic diseases Halk Sağlığı Ders Kitabı, Baltaş Z, Çan G, Demircan H.Ç ve ark. İstanbul Üniversitesi Yayınları No: 4747, İstanbul 2008.
14 Accidents, disasters and disaster medicine in terms of public health Halk Sağlığı Ders Kitabı, Baltaş Z, Çan G, Demircan H.Ç ve ark. İstanbul Üniversitesi Yayınları No: 4747, İstanbul 2008.
Resources
Course Notes <p>The course will be uploaded to SABİS by the instructor.</p>
Course Resources

Halk Sağlığı Ders Kitabı, Baltaş Z, Çan G, Demircan H.Ç ve ark. İstanbul Üniversitesi Yayınları No: 4747, İstanbul 2008.
Halk sağlığı Temel Bilgiler. Ed: Güler Ç., Akın L, Hacettepe Üniversitesi Yayınları, Ankara 2006.

Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 To gain competencies specific to the field of health management X
2 Gaining innovation and entrepreneurship characteristics in the health sector X
3 To make effective, oral and written communication and professional presentations X
4 Gaining the ability to access / access up-to-date health management information and transfer it to teammates X
5 Analyzing organizational data X
6 Using leadership skills in solving current problems X
7 To have the awareness of responsibility required by the health ecosystem X
8 To behave legally and ethically in health service delivery X
9 Evaluating the global context affecting healthcare delivery X
10 To grasp / understand / interpret the development in global health services X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 80
1. Ödev 20
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 3 48
Mid-terms 1 15 15
Quiz 1 5 5
Assignment 1 8 8
Final examination 1 15 15
Total Workload 123
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.92
dersAKTSKredisi 5