Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Vitamins and Coenzymes TBK 502 0 3 + 1 4 6
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Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. FATMA BEHİCE CİNEMRE
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Course Objective Giving information about vitamins and coenzymes
Course Content Classification of vitamins, thiamin and riboflavin, niacin and biotin, pantothenic acid and folic acid, cobalamin (vitamin B12), pyridoxine, pyridoxal, pyridoxamine (Vit B6), ascorbic acid (Vitamin C), the structure of vitamin A absorption and transport, the function of vitamin source, clinical indications, toxicity, structure and metabolism of vitamin D, the function of vitamin D sources and clinical indications and toxicity, vitamin E, vitamin K
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Learn the classification of biomedical importance of vitamins and vitamins. Lecture, Testing, Homework,
2 Understand the structure and function of the water-soluble vitamins. Lecture, Testing, Homework,
3 Learn cofactor function of B-complex vitamins in enzymatic reactions Lecture, Testing, Homework,
4 Learn about the thiamine and riboflavin. Lecture, Testing, Homework,
5 Learn about Niacin and pantothenic acid Lecture, Testing, Homework,
6 Learn daily recommended amounts of B6, biotin, B12, folic acid, ascorbic acid and other vitamins . Lecture, Testing, Homework,
7 Learn the structure and function of the fat-soluble vitamins Lecture, Testing, Homework,
8 Learn about A, D vitamins Lecture, Testing, Homework,
9 Learn about E, K vitamins Lecture, Testing, Homework,
10 Learn about the names, active forms, functions, deficiencies, toxicity of other vitamins Lecture, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Classification and biomedical importance of vitamins and vitamins
2 Structure and function of water-soluble vitamins
3 Cofactor functions of the vitamin B complex in enzymatic reactions .
4 Thiamine and riboflavin
5 Niacin and pantothenic acid
6 B6 biotin, B12 and folic acid
7 Midterm exam
8 The recommended daily amounts of ascorbic acid and vitamin.
9 Structure and function of fat-soluble vitamins
10 A vitamin
11 D vitamin
12 E vitamin
13 K vitamin
14 the names, active forms, functions, deficiencies, toxicity of other vitamins
Course Notes 1. Carl A. Burtis, Edward R. Ashwood. Tietz Fundamentals of Clinical Biochemistry, 2005.<br>2. Robert K Murray, David A. BENDER. Harper&#8217;s Illustrated biochemistry 28TH, Mc Graw Hill Toronto 2009.<br>3. William J Marchall, Stephen K Bangert. Clinical Chemistry Mosby Elsevier, Toronto, 2008.
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Sutudent has detailed biomolecules and metabolic information; uses this information and develops
2 Knows and uses the specific equipment and tools of Biochemistry
3 Knows and uses basic laboratory knowledge such as Laboratory safety, biochemical methods
4 Reachs their printed and electronic information sources and follows the developments in the Biochemistry and related fields
5 Theoretical knowledge and critical thinking skills are applied to specific work areas to plan related experiments
6 present a seminar on a topic of current biochemistry
7 Reads, understands, interprets, and criticizes an article in the field of biochemistry,
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 90
1. Kısa Sınav 10
Total 100
1. Final 60
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 40
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 6 96
Mid-terms 1 6 6
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 160
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.4
dersAKTSKredisi 6