Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Physiology SHE 101 1 3 + 0 3 5
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Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. DERYA GÜZEL ERDOĞAN
Course Lecturers Doç.Dr. DERYA GÜZEL ERDOĞAN,
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Course Objective

It is aimed giving basic informations about physiology in terms of nursing practices and teaching normal working mechanisms of cells, tissues, organs and systems which are formed human body. 

Course Content

Introduction to physiology and homeostasis. Cell physiology. Inducible tissues, rest and action potentials. Muscle physiology. Blood physiology. Respiratory system physiology. Circulatory system physiology. Digestive system physiology. Urinary system physiology. Genital system physiology. Endocrin system physiology. Sense physiology. Nervous system physiology.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Learning the cell physiology, transport mechanisms from cell membran and homeostatis. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Demonstration, Testing, Homework,
2 Defining the inducible tissues, formation machanism of impulse and action potential, contraction mechanisms of smoth, skeleton and cardiac muscles. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Demonstration, Testing, Homework,
3 Explaining the composition, functions and coagulation mechanism of blood, blood incompatibility, immunity mechanisms, sedimentation and hematocrite. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Demonstration, Testing, Homework,
4 Expressing the heart cyclus, conduction system of heart ve features of impulse conduction in heart. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Demonstration, Testing, Homework,
5 Defining the features of vessel system and blood stream in heart, determining factors of pulse and tension, pulmoner and systemic circulation. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Demonstration, Testing, Homework,
6 Explaining the respiratory mechanic, the basic events about lung function such as inspiration and expiration, lung volumes and capacities. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Demonstration, Testing, Homework,
7 Describing the functions of digestive organs and mechanisms of digestion/absorption events. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Demonstration, Testing, Homework,
8 Learning the elimination of metabolic wastes, formation of urine, functional structure of nephron, role of kidney for maintaining water-electrolyte and acid-base balance. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Demonstration, Testing, Homework,
9 Understanding the functions of man and woman genital systems, spermatogenesis/oogenesis, phases of menstrual cyclus, mechanisms of erection and ejaculation, fertilization. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Demonstration, Testing, Homework,
10 Understanding the physiological functions of endocrin glands. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Demonstration, Testing, Homework,
11 Understanding the physiology of senses of touch, sight, hearing, taste and smelling. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Testing, Homework,
12 Explaining the structure of neuron and synaps, mechanism and properties of impulse transmission. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Demonstration, Testing, Homework,
13 Learning the functional structure, working and functions of central, peripheral and autonomic nervous system. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Demonstration, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Cell physiology.
2 Physiology of muscle and locomotor system.
3 Physiology of blood.
5 Physiology of heart and circulatory system.
6 Physiology of heart and circulatory system.
7 Physiology of respiratory system.
8 Physiology of digestive system.
9 Physiology of urinary system.
10 Physiology of endocrine system.
11 Physiology of man and woman genital system.
Resources
Course Notes <p>Not published physiology lesson notes.</p>
Course Resources

Physiology. Koz M, Ersöz M, Gelir E.

Physiology. Guyton

Physiology. Ganong

Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Has the current knowledge, skill and attitude to fulfill its professional roles, functions and responsibilities. X
2 The healthy / patient individual meets the health education, counseling and care needs of the family and the community in a holistic approach in line with the midwifery process. X
3 Uses critical thinking, problem solving, research and evidence-based decision-making skills. X
4 They follow information and maintenance technologies with lifelong learning awareness and use them in midwifery practices.
5 Communicates effectively with healthy / sick individuals and relatives. Works in collaboration with the medical team and other disciplines.
6 Using the professional foreign language, follows the international literature and communicates with colleagues.
7 It develops its social, cultural and intellectual aspects as well as professional development.
8 Carries out midwifery care in accordance with cultural characteristics, ethical principles, quality management and laws.
9 Takes responsibility in scientific researches related to the field.
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 60
1. Kısa Sınav 15
2. Kısa Sınav 15
1. Ödev 10
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
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 3 48
Mid-terms 1 5 5
Quiz 2 2 4
Assignment 1 5 5
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 120
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.8
dersAKTSKredisi 5