Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Medical Mycology TMB 509 0 4 + 2 6 6
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Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. ÖZLEM AYDEMİR
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Course Objective The description of the fungus, general cell properties, and clinical importance of fungal infections were aimed to teach.
Course Content Classification of fungus based on replication and cell features. Microbiological diagnosis of fungal infections by using conventional and molecular techniques. Treatment and antifungal drugs.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Knowing fungal classification and fungal pathogenesis. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
2 Knowing cutaneous and subcutaneous mycosis. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
3 Knowing dimorphic and opportunistic infections Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
4 Knowing the diagnosis of fungal infections. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
5 Knowing the antifungal treatment and main points of anfungal treatment protocols. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Definition, structure and classification of fungi
2 Zygomycetes, basidiomycetes, ascomycetes, hyphomycetes
3 Fungal pathogenicity
4 Clinical groupings for fungal infections, superficial mycoses
5 Clinical groupings for fungal infections, cutaneous mycoses
6 Clinical groupings for fungal infections, subcutaneous mycoses
7 Infectious disease mycology; dimorphic systemic mycoses
8 Infectious disease mycology; oppurtunistic systemic mycoses
9 Candidiasis
10 Cryptococcosis
11 Zygomycosis (mucormycosis)
12 Aspergillosis
13 Microbiological Diagnosis
14 Antifungal therapy
Resources
Course Notes
Course Resources - Sherris Medical Mİcrobiology, An introduction to infectious Diseases, 4th ed., Kenneth J. Rhan, C. George Ray.
- Text Book of Microbiology, P.C. Trivedi, Sonali Pomdey, Seema Bhadonria, 2010.
- Harrison´s Infection Diseases, Dannis L. Kasper, Anthony S. Fanci, 2010.
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Identification of microorganisms at the species level X
2 Knows the ways of doing Disease X
3 Determination of the patient sample identification and antibiotic activity of the active microorganisms
4 Knows the isolation of microorganisms from patient samples X
5 Knows the effect on the immune system and immune system response of microorganisms X
6 Knows how to Combating hospital infections and outbreaks X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 70
1. Ödev 15
2. Ödev 15
2. Ara Sınav 0
3. Ara Sınav 0
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
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 4 64
Mid-terms 1 5 5
Assignment 2 4 8
Final examination 1 9 9
Total Workload 150
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6
dersAKTSKredisi 6