Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
200002232004PERIODONTOLOGYCompulsory233
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle and Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To teach detailed anatomy of gingiva, periodontal ligament, cementum and alveolar bone as well as the etiological factors acting in onset and progression of periodontal diseases.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof.Şükrü Kandemir, Prof.Dr. Şule Sönmez, Prof.Dr.Füsun Ünlü, Prof.Dr.Nurcan Buduneli, Doc Dr Ali Gürkan, Doc Dr Oya Türkoğlu, Doc Dr Özgün Özcaka
Learning Outcomes
1Students should know very well the anatomical features of periodontal tissues and be able to distinguish healthy and diseased periodontal tissues
2Students should be confident about the concepts of periodontal pocket and attachment which are basic concepts for diagnosis, classification and treatment plan of periodontal diseases
3Students should understand and know local and systemic etiological factors acting in onset and progression of periodontal diseases
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Anatomy of periodontal tissues, etiological factors acting in onset and progression of periodontal diseases, periodontal pocket and attachment concepts.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Gingiva; embriology and macroscopic anatomy
2Gingiva; oral epithelium and dentogingival epithelium
3Gingiva; connective tissue
4Gingiva; gingival crevicular fluid
5Periodontal ligament; structure
6Periodontal ligament; functions
7Cementum; structure
8Cementum; functions
9Alveolar bone; structure
10Alveolar bone; functions
11Concepts of periodontal pocket and attachment
12Concepts of periodontal pocket and attachment
13Etiology of periodontal diseases; saliva
14Etiology of periodontal diseases; saliva
15Mid-term exam
16Deposits on the teeth; materia alba
17Deposits on the teeth; pellicıl
18Deposits on the teeth; microbial dental plaque
19Microbial dental plaque; structure
20Microbial dental plaque; microbiology
21Microbial dental plaque; supragingival plaque
22Microbial dental plaque; subgingival plaque
23Microbial dental plaque; alterations in the presence of periodontal disease, extrinsic stains
24Dental calculus; formation theories, adhesion types, composition
25Dental calculus; supragingival and subgingival calculus, role in periodontal disease
26Mid-term exam
27Etiological factors other than plaque; iatrogenic factors
28Etiological factors other than plaque; anatomical factors
29Etiological factors other than plaque; traumas
30Etiological factors other than plaque; systemic factors
31Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
1. Lindhe J, Karring T, Lang NP: Clinical Periodontology and Implant Dentistry, Third Edition Munksgaard- 1997 2. Marsh PD, Martin MV: Oral Microbiology Fourth Edition Wright-Reed Educational and Professional Publishing Ltd. Oxford, Auckland, Boston- 1999 3. Nolte WA: Oral Microbiology Third Edition The C.V. Mosby Company-Saint Louis-1977 4. Ana Hatlarıyla Periodontoloji. 3. Basım Peter Fedi. Türkçesi: F. Ünlü, N.Buduneli. 5. 1999 International workshop for a classification of periodontal diseases and conditions. Annals of Peridontology 1999 6. Rees TD. edi. Disorders affecting the periodontium. Periodontology 2000 Vol.21, 1999 7. Newland JR, Meiller TF, Wynn RL, Crossley HL. Oral soft tissue diseases. A reference for diagnosis and management. Lexi-Comp, Inc. 2001.
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
Midterm Examination2100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures28256
Self Study5210
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11010
Individual Study for Final Examination11010
Reading212
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)90
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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