Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Optical Biophysics BIF 508 0 2 + 0 2 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. BİRSEN AYDEMİR
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants

Doç.Dr. BİRSEN AYDEMİR

Course Category Field Proper Education
Course Objective

To learn the basic properties of light, the eye´s visual examination of the mechanisms and applications of light in medicine

Course Content

The concept of light, energy, power, features, absorption, eye structure and visual mechanisms, visual defects, spectroscopic methods, measurement principles and medical applications, laser properties and medical applications.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Introduction to the light wave and biophysical properties Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Demonstration, Case Study, Testing, Homework,
2 To learn light wavelength, frequency and energy of race relations, Lambert Beer Law Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Demonstration, Group Study, Case Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
3 The absorption and emission of light is learned Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
4 Eye of the optical elements is learned Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Case Study, Testing, Homework,
5 The vision mechanisms is learned Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
6 To learn visual defects Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
7 To learn spectroscopy techniques Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
8 Light-tissue interaction is learned Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Demonstration, Testing, Homework,
9 Tissue optical measurements are learned Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
10 Tissue optics theory are examined Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Testing, Homework,
11 Laser operating principle is learned Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Demonstration, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
12 To learn laser applications Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
13 To learn laser types Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
14 To learn laser applications in medicine Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 The light wave and biophysical properties
2 Light wavelength, frequency and energy of race relations, Lambert Beer Law
3 The absorption and emission of light
4 Eye of the optical elements
5 The vision mechanisms
6 Visual defects
7 Spectroscopy techniques
8 Light-tissue interaction
9 Tissue optics theory
10 Laser operating principle
11 Laser applications
12 Laser Types
13 Laser applications
14 Laser applications
Resources
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 To understand the basic principles of biophysics and molecular biophysics according to the basic concepts of the courses taken by students under the program. X
2 Bioenergetics, biophysical events in the cell, action potentials, synaptic transmission, signal transduction mechanisms in cells, the basic Information of the concepts, the basic concepts of bioinformatics, the basic principles of bioelectric electrical mechanisms in the heart and muscles, electroencephalography (EEG) and electromyography´s (EMG), the basic principles, to understand the physical principles of muscle-nervous system. X
3 To understand the dynamics of the circulatory and respiratory system. X
4 Understanding the sensory system biophysics
5 Learning the radiation biophysics X
6 Molecular Biophysical methods and learning and applying the basic principles of medical imaging. X
7 Thesis stage in the project or projects in the context of learning research techniques, to write articles and conference presentations X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 80
1. Ödev 20
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 30
1. Final 70
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 7 112
Mid-terms 1 1 1
Assignment 1 6 6
Final examination 1 1 1
Total Workload 152
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.08
dersAKTSKredisi 6