Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Epidemiology Of Nosocomial Infections EHP 511 0 1 + 1 2 6
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Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. HASAN ÇETİN EKERBİÇER
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Course Objective The aim of this course is to improve the practice , knowledge and skill of the students related to epidemiology of nosocomial infections.
Course Content This course includes design of epidemiologic studies concerning nosocomial infections.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Explain the use of epidemiology on the area of nosocomial infections. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Testing, Performance Task,
2 Discuss the use of proper epidemiological study design Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Case Study, Testing, Performance Task,
3 Collect data using epidemiological study methods Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Case Study, Testing, Performance Task,
4 Analyse data to determine cause and effect relationship Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Case Study, Testing, Performance Task,
5 Test wheter a treatment or preventive intervention is useful or not by means of epidemiological study methods Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Case Study, Testing, Performance Task,
6 Determine validity and reliability of screening and diagnostic tests Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Case Study, Testing, Performance Task,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction to epidemiology
2 Cause and effect relationship in epidemiology, sampling methods
3 Introduction to epidemiological study designs, descriptive studies
4 Case-control studies
5 Cross-sectional studies
6 Cohort studies
7 Experimental studies
8 Introduction to methodological studies, validity studies
9 Exam
10 Relaibility studies
11 Data processing by means of epidemiological software
12 Standarts and measurements spesific to area of Nosocomial infections
13 Examination of sample studies
14 Examination of sample studies
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Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 The agents of infectious diseases
2 The prevention ways of infectious diseases X
3 The survey of infectious diseases X
4 Outbreaks and control of infectious diseases X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 60
1. Performans Görevi (Seminer) 40
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 20 20
Performance Task (Seminar) 1 18 18
Final examination 1 24 24
Total Workload 142
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.68
dersAKTSKredisi 6