Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9104035121998Chemoterapy in AquacultureElective128
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To comprehend the principle of using drugs in aquaculture, learning the legislation and regulation for using drugs in aquaculture, to get information about mechanisms of anesthetics, antibacterial agents, antiparasitic, hormones, disinfectants osmoregulators actions and to choose the right chemotherapeutics by using of this knowledge.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Haşmet ÇAĞIRGAN
Learning Outcomes
1To understand the pharmacokinetic and contraindications of fish medicine
2To be able to understand the indications of fish medicine
3To learn antagonistic, agonistic and synergistic effects between medicines
4To understand dose and application way - respond relationship in medicine
5To be able to interpret the legal cure methods
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
To be explained the terms of the pharmacology, determining factors for using ideal drugs selection, antiparasitic antifungal antibacterial, disinfectants, hormones, anesthetics, osmoregulator for fish and their mechanisms of action and their interactions will be described
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Terminology
2International and National Regal Regulations about medicine applications
3Ways to use drugs
4Fish medication safety
5 Interpretation and reasons of legal regulations
6Comparison of drugs used in aquaculture
7Anesthetics are used in fish, ways to use the mechanism of action
8Midterm exam
9Selection of antibacterial drugs used in fish Tetracyclines, penicillins, pharmacokinetics, indications, and pharmacodynamics, contraindications.
10Sulfonamides, indications, contraindications, pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics of quinolones,.
11Pharmacokinetics, indications,pharmacodynamics and contraindications of florfenicols nitrofurans chloramphenicols.
12Externally used drugs,pharmacokinetics, indications, pharmacodynamics and contraindications of formalin, malachite green, chloramine T, copper sulfate, benzalkonium chloride
13Pharmacokinetics, indications,pharmacodynamics and contraindications of anti ectoparasitic, anthelmintics, antifungal drugs.
14Pharmacokinetics, indications,pharmacodynamics and contraindications of hormones and hormone-like acting drugs,
15Pharmacokinetics, indications,pharmacodynamics and contraindications of osmoregulation arranger drugs and disinfectants
16Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
S. Kaya, İ. Pirinçci, A. Bilgili (2000) Veteriner Uygulamalı Farmakoloji. Medisan Yayınları. Ankara K.M. Treves-Brown (2000) Applied Fish Pharmacology. Kluwer Academic Publisher
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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SUM0
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14114
Criticising Paper3515
Self Study122
Individual Study for Mid term Examination13030
Individual Study for Final Examination16060
Reading14798
Performance11010
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)231
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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LO34444435
LO45435535
LO55555345
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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