Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Basic Techniques In Light Microscopy HST 509 0 2 + 2 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. NUREDDİN CENGİZ
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. NUREDDİN CENGİZ,
Course Assistants Doç. Dr. Nurettin CENGİZ
Course Category
Course Objective It is aimed to teach students tissue preparation and staining techniques used in histology-embryology laboratories.
Course Content Tissue preparation and staining techniques used in histology-embryology laboratories will be explained both by theoretically and practically.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Steps of tissue preparation: fixation, embedding, sectioning, staining, mounting Lecture, Oral Exam,
2 Fixation solutions and their properties Lecture, Oral Exam,
3 Embedding materials and their properties Lecture, Oral Exam,
4 Usage of microtome Lecture, Oral Exam,
5 Problems faced during sectioning Lecture, Oral Exam,
6 Types of stains Lecture, Oral Exam,
7 Staining methods for general tissues Lecture, Oral Exam,
8 Neurological staining methods Lecture, Oral Exam,
9 Staining methods for blood and bone Lecture, Oral Exam,
10 Imaging techniques Lecture, Oral Exam,
11 Light microscopy Lecture, Oral Exam,
12 Elektron microscopy Lecture, Oral Exam,
13 Interpretation of the stained preparations Lecture, Oral Exam,
14 Interpretation of the stained preparations Lecture, Oral Exam,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Preparation of light microscopic samples: introduction
2 Tissue preparation techniques
3 Tissue preparation techniques
4 Tissue sectioning
5 Tissue sectioning
6 Staining techniques
7 Staining techniques
8 Staining techniques
9 Staining techniques
10 Imaging techniques
11 Imaging techniques
12 Imaging techniques
13 Interpretation of the preparations
14 Interpretation of the preparations
Resources
Course Notes
Course Resources Histoloji, Prof. Dr. Şermin Paker
Temel Histoloji, Prof. Dr. Yener Aytekin, Doç. Dr. Seyhun Solakoğlu
Histoloji ve Hücre Biyolojisi, Prof. Dr. Ramazan Demir
Genel Histoloji, Dr. Aliye Erkoçak
Textbook of Histology, Gartner LP, Hiatt JL, Manual of Histological Techniques, Bancroft JD
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
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 4 64
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 5 80
Total Workload 144
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.76
dersAKTSKredisi 6