Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Bacterial Metabolism BIY 607 0 3 + 0 3 6
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Course Language Turkish
Course Level Doctorate Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi KENAN TUNÇ
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Course Objective Due to the process of the evolution of reproductive rates, since they are the most adaptable organisms adapt to the environment in many different and very different metabolic diversity of bacteria that have emerged. This course will examine the compatibility of these different metabolic events and the environment.
Course Content Bacteria reproducing in different metabolic conditions examined in detail, as well as issues such as photosynthesis and nitrogen fixation in molecular terms will be evaluated.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Examines the different metabolic events in bacteria, and environmental adaptaion. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
2 Evaluate the molecular aspects of photosynthesis and nitrogen fixation. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Evolutionary microbiology and microbial diversity
2 Bacterial growth
3 Bacterial photosynthesis
4 Autotrophic carbon fixation: Calvin and reverse citric acid cycle
5 Bacterial free and symbiotic nitrogen fixation
6 Chemolithotrophy: Oxidation of Hydrogen
7 Oxidation of reduced sulfur compounds
8 Iron oxidation
9 Nitrification and annamoks
10 Midterm Exam
11 Aanaerobik respiration, nitrate reduction and denitrification
12 Sulfate reduction and acetogenesis
13 Metanogenesis
14 Ferric iron, manganese, and organic electron acceptors chlorate
Course Notes Madigan MT, Martinko JM. (2010) Brock Mikroorganizmaların Biyolojisi, Palme Yayıncılık, Ankara.
Course Resources During the course, students will be articles about the current issues.
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Develops knowledge to expertise with scientific methods and research based on master's qualifications.
2 Has the ability to identify problems about the field, to construct hypotheses for solving problems by synthesis, and to solve hypotheses using various observational and experimental methods.
3 Apply field knowledge and technology to education, industry, agriculture, health and environmental problems.
4 It is an individual who is sensitive to universal and social values, who takes care of the interests of the country, researches, produces, and has ethical values.
5 Has the ability to work with interdisciplinary teams and take leadership in solving problems.
6 Can make and / or design an original work that brings innovation in the field, develops a new scientific method, or applies a known method to an area.
7 Has ability to monitor, read, understand, write and comment related Scientific developments via using advanced information technologies.
8 Can critically review social relationships and standards that guide these relationships and lead where necessary to develop these standards.
9 Has the ability to defend his own original ideas and to communicate effectively in field related activities.
10 Can use computer and information technology at advanced level in accordance with its objectives.
11 Can communicate verbally and in writing using a foreign language in the European Language Portfolio.
12 Contributes to the process of being information society with academic and cultural accumulation .
13 Develop a positive attitude towards life-long learning.
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ödev 30
Total 30
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 4 64
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 30 30
Quiz 1 10 10
Assignment 1 25 25
Total Workload 161
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.44
dersAKTSKredisi 6