Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
300001582015PHYSIOLOGYCompulsory124
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle and Second Cycle
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course is learning general concepts about the physiology of the cell, membrane transport, different types of muscles, blood, circulatory, respiratory, digestive, genitourinary and nervous system.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Özlem Yılmaz
Learning Outcomes
1Understanding introduction to physiology and homeostasis
2Understanding the structure of the cell membrane and membrane transport
3Understanding the physiology of blood
4Understanding the physiology of immune system
5Understanding the physiology of the circulatory system and the function of the heart
6Understanding the physiology of the respiratory system
7Understanding physiology of the urinary system
8Understanding physiology of the central and peripheral nervous system and the sensory organs
9Understanding the physiology of different muscle types
10Understanding the physiology of the digestive system
11Understanding the physiology of the metabolism
12Understanding the physiology of the endocrine system
13Understanding the relationship between all systems
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
İçeriği / Content Hücre ve Membran Fizyolojisi, Kan ve lenfoid Sistem, İmmun sistem fizyolojisi, Solunum fizyolojisi, Dolaşım fizyolojisi, Boşaltım sistemi fizyolojisi, Sindirim sistemi fizyolojisi, Endokrin fizyolojisi, Endokrin ve genital sistem fizyolojisi, Sinir ve duyu fizyolojisi Sinir ve duyu fizyolojisi, Kas fizyolojisi Introduction to physiology, general concepts in physiology and homeostasis. General knowledge about the structure of the cell membrane. General knowledge about the physiology of blood, and immune system. General knowledge about the physiology of different muscle types. General knowledge about the physiology of the circulatory system and the function of the heart. General knowledge about the respiratory system: nose, larynx, bronchi, lungs, pleura. General knowledge about the physiology of the nervous system: central nervous system and peripheral nervous system and sensory organs. General knowledge about the physiology of the digestive system: mouth, salivary glands, esophagus, stomach, intestines, liver, gall bladder and pancreas. General knowledge about the physiology of the urinary system: kidneys, ureters and urinary bladder. General knowledge about the physiology of the the endocrine system: hypothalamus, pituitary, adrenal, pancreas, tyroid and parathyroid glands. General knowledge about the physiology of the male and female genital organs.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction to physiology, Homeostasis, General information about the structure of the cell Clinical Physiology
2Transport from membranes and membrane potential
3Physiology of Blood and Immune system
4Physiology of Blood and Immune system
5Physiology of the Respiratory system
6Physiology of the heart and circulatory system
7Physiology of the heart and circulatory system
8Midterm exam
9Physiology of the Urinary System
10Physiology of the Digestive System
11Physiology of the Endocrine System
12Physiology of the Endocrine System
13Muscular system and different types of muscles (smooth, cardiac and striated muscle)
14Physiology of the Nervous System
15Physiology of the Nervous System
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Guyton, A.C. and Hall, J.E. (2015) Medical Physiology. W.B.Saunders Company 2.Ganong, W. F. (2017) Medical Physiology. McGraw-Hill Education 3.Vander, A.J., Sherman, J.H., Luciano, D.S. (2007) Human Physilogy. New York
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Sınavı1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities50
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities50
SUM100
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14228
Self Study14228
Individual Study for Mid term Examination13030
Individual Study for Final Examination14040
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)128
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