Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
402001112009MICROBIOLOGY-ICompulsory125
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course, students microorganisms (prokaryotes, protozoa, fungi and viruses) is to teach the basics. The structure of organisms, biology, physiology, metabolism, classification and use of biotechnology in the areas covered in.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Mustafa Ateş
Learning Outcomes
1To have basic knowledge about microbiology.
2Prokaryotic and eukaryotic organisms to learn the classification.
3To have knowledge about the metabolism of microbes
4Nutrition of microorganisms, growth and proliferation can be informed about.
5To have knowledge about the evolution of microbes.
6Systematic knowledge of microbes can be.
7Prokaryotic and eukaryotic microorganisms can see through so many differences
8To have a basic knowledge of microbial genomics
9Interactions between microorganisms and to comment on.
10To learn the use of some applications of microorganisms in biotechnology.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Yok
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Yok
Course Contents
Microorganisms, microbial life, the cell structure of microorganisms, metabolism, microbial growth, metabolic regulation, evolution and systematics.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Microorganisms and microbiology, an overview of microbial life.Microorganisms and microscope
2Macromolecules, cell structure / function.General Characteristics of Fungi and Asexual Reproductive Structures
3Nutrition and metabolism in laboratory cultures and microorganisms.Sexual reproductive structures of fungi
4Microbial growth.General Characteristics of Bacteria, Morphology, Simple Coloring
5Fundamentals of molecular biology.Gram Staining, Size Measurement of Microorganisms
6Metabolic regulation. Nutritional Requirements of Microorganisms, Media types
7Principles of virology.Obtaining Pure Culture Techniques
8Midterm ExamEXAM
9Bacterial genetics.Microscopic characteristics of microorganisms
10Microbial evolution and systematics.Cultural Characteristics of Microorganisms
11Prokaryotic diversity: bacteria.Cultural Characteristics of Microorganisms
12Prokaryotic diversity: Archaea.Biochemical Activities of Microorganisms
13Eukaryotic cell biology, and eukaryotic microorganisms.Biochemical Activities of Microorganisms
14Microbial Genomics.Control of Microorganisms
15Viral diversity.Control of Microorganisms
16Final ExamEXAM
Recommended or Required Reading
Madigan, M.T., Martinko, J. M., Parker, J. 2006 Brock's Biology of Microorganisms. Eleventh Edition, Prentice-Hall,Inc., Lodish,H.,Berk,A.,Zipursky,S.L.,Matsudaria,P.,Baltimore,D.,Darnell,J.,2000. Molecular cell Biology. W. H. Freeman and Company, Tortora,C. F.,Funke, B. R., Case, C.L.1995. Microbiology: An Introduction,Fifth Edition,The Benjamin/Cummings Publishing Company Inc.
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
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End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
Yok
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination11212
Final Examination11212
Attending Lectures14228
Report Preparation6318
Report Presentation5210
Self Study9327
Individual Study for Mid term Examination2714
Individual Study for Final Examination2714
Reading14228
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)163
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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