Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Sensory Physiology FZL 605 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Doctorate Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. DERYA GÜZEL ERDOĞAN
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Course Category Other
Course Objective It is intended that the students obtain general and specific information concerning the sensory receptors, the tactile and position senses, pain, eye, vision, hearing and chemical senses (taste and smell).
Course Content Course content is specified in detail at the following weekly topics section
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 To understand the general information about sensory receptors Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Case Study, Self Study, Lecture, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
2 To understand the general information about the tactile and position senses Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Case Study, Self Study, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
3 To understand the general information about vision, hearing and chemical senses Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Case Study, Self Study, Lecture, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction: Sensory Physiology
2 Sensory Receptors
3 Neuronal Circuits for Processing Information
4 The Tactile and Position Senses
5 Pain, Headache, and Thermal Sensations
6 Optics of Vision
7 Optics of the Eye
8 Receptor and Neural Function of the Retina
9 Color Vision
10 Central Neurophysiology of Vision
11 The Sense of Hearing
12 Central Auditory Mechanisms
13 The Chemical Senses: Sense of Taste
14 The Chemical Senses: Sense of Smell
Resources
Course Notes Principles of Neural Science Fifth Edition (Principles of Neural Science (Kandel))
Course Resources : Guyton and Hall Textbook of Medical Physiology. John E. Hall (Author)
Ganong´s Review of Medical Physiology, 24th Edition (LANGE Basic Science) by Kim E. Barrett, Susan M. Barman, Scott Boitano and Heddwen Brooks.
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
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Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 100
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 30
1. Final 70
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 5 80
Mid-terms 1 4 4
Final examination 1 6 6
Total Workload 138
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.52
dersAKTSKredisi 6