Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Medical Geography COG 307 5 2 + 0 2 4
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi AYŞE ATALAY DUTUCU
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi AYŞE ATALAY DUTUCU,
Course Assistants
Course Category Other
Course Objective To be able to evaluate natural environment-human interaction with a geographic point of view and to be able to use these data in health planning
Course Content Analyzing the distribution of diseases which occur as a result of the natural environment-human interaction, the reasons of these diseases, the amounts of population effected by these diseases and the offered health services
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Comments the effect of geography on human health Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Case Study, Testing, Homework,
2 Be seen as connected to the geographical environment in general makes the distribution of diseases Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
3 Affected population to detect disease in the field of health planning to prepare base Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
4 Whether there is adequate health services available to the population to discuss
5 Using CBS assessment data for health planning do
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Definition of Medical Geography
2 The Objective of Medical Geography
3 Study Subjects
4 Natural Environment -Human relationship
5 Human Environment-Human
6 The Diseases Occurring in Geographical Environment
7 The Reasons of the Diseases which Emerge in Geographical Environment
8 Midterm exam
9 The Amount of Population Effected by the Diseases that Arose in Geographical Environment
10 Provided Health Services
11 GIS and Medical Geography
12 Preparation of Distribution Maps of Diseases using GIS
13 Preparation of Distribution Maps of Health Services
14 Medical Geography in Turkey
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 To have advance-level information and comprehension which stay up with textbook that contain to current informations, practise equipments and other scientific contexts, able to use these ones
2 To evaluate concepts, opinions and datas with scientific methods in geography and geographical information technology field.To determine to complicated problem and subjects, its able to analising, able to discuss, able to develop to suggestions which based upon to proof and research X
3 To instruct professional or beginner listener groups about subject associated with geography and geographical information technology.Able to transfer to the listeners of ideas,problems and solutions by oral and written examination
4 Able to show administer advance-level working freely X
5 To discover solution methods on complicated conditions in practise in geography and geographical information technology field
6 Able to administer thereby planning of activities directed towards professional evolution
7 To know foreign language for able to communicate with colleauges and to follow up to informations on geography and geographical information technology field
8 Able to use of technologies of informatics and communication with knowledge of computer software and hardware
9 To have satisfactoriness of looking after of social,scientific and ethic values on stages of data collection, explication and announced X
10 To have knowledge and consciousness of looking after of social,scientific and ethic values on stages of data collection, explication and announced
11 Conscious about professional security, health, quality control and its management and environmental protection
12 X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 40
1. Kısa Sınav 15
2. Kısa Sınav 15
1. Ödev 30
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 60
1. Final 40
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 2 32
Mid-terms 1 15 15
Assignment 1 10 10
Final examination 1 15 15
Total Workload 104
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.16
dersAKTSKredisi 4