Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Female Reproductive System Histology HST 507 0 3 + 2 4 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. ELVAN ŞAHİN
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. ELVAN ŞAHİN,
Course Assistants Doç. Dr. Nurettin Cengiz
Course Category
Course Objective Organ and tissues of female genital system will be explained and their microscopic structures will be investigated by practices.
Course Content The histology and embryology of ovary, uterus, fallopian tubes, vagina and mamalian glands will be explained both theoretically and experimentally.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Structures and the development of the ovary, histology of developing ovarian follicles Lecture, Oral Exam,
2 Transition of oogonium into mature oocyte, structure and function of the corpus luteum, ovarian cycle phases Lecture, Oral Exam,
3 Anatomy and histolohy of uterus Lecture, Oral Exam,
4 Cyclic changes Lecture, Oral Exam,
5 Fertilization and implantation Lecture, Oral Exam,
6 Structure and function of the placenta, placental histology Lecture, Oral Exam,
7 Histology of cervix Lecture, Oral Exam,
8 Histology of vagina Lecture, Oral Exam,
9 Histology of external genital organs Lecture, Oral Exam,
10 Clitoris, labia minora and majora, vestibular glands Lecture, Oral Exam,
11 Histology and function of mammalian glands Lecture, Oral Exam,
12 Lactation Lecture, Oral Exam,
13 Embriyology of female genital system Lecture, Oral Exam,
14 Embriyology of male genital system Lecture, Oral Exam,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Ovary, ovarian follicles
2 Oogenesis, corpus luteum, ovarian cycle
3 Histological organisation of uterus
4 Cyclic changes
5 Pregnancy
6 Plasenta
7 Cervix
8 Vagina
9 External genital organs
10 External genital organs
11 Mammalian glands
12 Mammalian glands and hormonal control
13 Embriyology of female and male genital system
14 Embriyology of female and male genital system: differences
Resources
Course Notes
Course Resources A dan Z ye Tüp Bebek, Doç. Dr. Lale Delilbaşı
Histoloji, Prof. Dr. Şermin Paker
İnsan Embriyolojisi, Prof. Dr. Mehmet Yıdırım, Prof. Dr. İmer Okar, Prof. Dr. Hakkı Dalçık
Medikal Embriyoloji, Doç. Dr. Can Başaklar
Temel Histoloji, Prof. Dr. Yener Aytekin, Doç. Dr. Seyhun Solakoğlu
Histoloji ve Hücre Biyolojisi, Prof. Dr. Ramazan Demir
Medikal Embriyoloji, Prof. Dr. Can Başaklar
İnsan Embriyolojisi, Prof. Dr. Halit Kayalı, Prof. Dr. Güngör Şatıroğlu, Prof. Dr. Mustafa Taşyürekli
Klinik Embriyoloji Uygulamaları Atlası, Doç. Dr. Lale Delilbaşı
Genel Histoloji, Dr. Aliye Erkoçak
Biyoistatistik, Prof. Dr. Kadir Sümbüloğlu, Doç. Dr. Vildan Sümbüloğlu
Embryoloji, Ord. Prof. Dr. Üveis Maskar
İnsan Embriyolojisine Giriş, Prof. Dr. İlhan Kerse
DiFiore Histoloji Atlası-Fonksiyonal İlişkileriyle, Ramazan Demir
Netter Temel Histoloji, Sevda Müftüoğlu, Figen Kaymaz, Pergin Atilla
Histology A Text and Atlas, Michael H Ross, Wojciech Pawlina
Functional Histology, Paul R Wheater, H George Burkitt, Victor G Daniels
Larsen?s Human Embryology, Bleyl Brauser, Francis West
Textbook of Assisted Reproductive Tecniques, David K Gardner, Ariel Weissman, Colin M Howles, Zeev Shoham
Humanson?s Animal Tissue Tecniques, Janice K Presnell, Martin P Schreibman
Textbook of Histology, Gartner LP, Hiatt JL
Basic Histogy, text & atlas, Junqueira LC, Carneiro J, Kelley RO
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
2 Being able to have knowledge and understand the basic information of histology and embriology. X
2 Being able to have knowledge and understand the basic information of histology and embriology. X
3 Being able to learn tissue preparing and cutting technics for light microscope investigation. X
5 Being able to apply histochemstry staining technics. X
6 Being able to prepare scientific article related to the field, present it verbally and written. X
7 Being able to have knowledge and skills professionally and understand the ethics rules of academical environment. X
7 Being able to have knowledge and skills professionally and understand the ethics rules of academical environment. X
8 To have knowledge about histologic structures of organs and tissues belonging to the system. X
9 To establish connection between microscopic structures and their functions of organs and tissues belonging to the system. X
10 To have knowledge about embryological developments of organs and tissues belonging to the system. X
11 To have knowledge about abnormalities that may take place during the development of organs and tissues belonging to the system. X
12 To have knowledge about electron microscopic structure of a cell. X
13 To establish connection between the structure and functions of a cell. X
14 To evaluate an embryo and to score it. X
15 To use a microscope, to evaluate a preparate. X
16 To have knowledge about hormonal mechanisms and their malfunctions of fertility. X
17 To know the exact meanings of scientific and medical terms, and to use them properly. X
18 To have knowledge about the histological structures of basic tissues and their functions. X
19 To have knowledge about components of basic tissues and their functions. X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 40
1. Sözlü Sınav 50
Total 90
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 40
1. Final 60
1. İş Sağlığı ve Güvenliği 0
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 5 80
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 4 64
Total Workload 144
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.76
dersAKTSKredisi 6