Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Microscopes HST 511 0 2 + 2 3 6
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Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. NUREDDİN CENGİZ
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Course Objective Teaching the types of microscopes and their features
Course Content Informing about different microscopes and introduction to light microscopy
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Basic parts of microscopes Lecture, Oral Exam,
2 Principals of different microscopes Lecture, Oral Exam,
3 Preparation of materials Lecture, Oral Exam,
4 Tissue processing steps Lecture, Oral Exam,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 General features of microscopes
2 Working principals of microscopes
3 Technical features of light microscopes and other research microscopes
4 Parts of microscopes
5 Objective and ocular
6 Types of microscopes
7 Light microscopic examination
8 Midterm
9 Cleaning of microscopes
10 Techniques for tissue preparation
11 Vertebrate dissection and tissue take out
12 Tissue processing methods
13 Tissue processing methods
14 Embed in paraffin
Resources
Course Notes
Course Resources 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
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
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