Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
404002752012BIOLOGYCompulsory233
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The objectives of the course are; To introduce the main concepts of Biology, its branches and their relations, To learn the concepts of living and nonliving, To learn cells and its organells, To learn cell divisions and reproduction, To learn tissues and tissue formation, To learn viruses and bacteria, To learn the evulotion
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç. Dr. Evren KOBAN BAŞTANLAR Yrd. Doç. Dr. Barış UZİLDAY
Learning Outcomes
1To learn the main concepts of Biology
2To learn the chemical properties of organisms (organic and inorganic)
3To understand the relation between Biyology and Chemistry
4To gain sensitiveness on Biology, environment, health
5To learn the importance of Biology in terms of Chemistry and to make syntesis
6To learn the chemical properties of a cell
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
The concepts of living and nonliving, prokaryotes, eukaryotes, The branches of Biology and their relations Biological concepts, Cells, Cell organelles, cell wall, Cytoplasm, Cytoplasm organelles, Cytoplasm and its functions production, breeding cells viruses and bacterias
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Sizes Sizes and dimensions used in biology Microscopes and other equipments used in biology
2Cells, general properties of cells, prokaryotes and eukaryotes, introduction to protoplasma chemistry.
3Organic and inorganic compands
4Organic compands ,nükleic anits, DNA and properties, RNA and properties, Cell wall
5The functions of cell walls, differentiation in cell walls, Cytoplasm paraplasmic stuctures metaplasmic stuctures, Introduction to emplasmic stuctures
6emplasmic stuctures (emdoplasmic reticulum, ribonom,mitocondrium)
7emplasmic stuctures (golgi,fagosom,lizozom peroksizom, sentronom,Vokuol)
8Midterm exam
9Nucleus, nucleus wall, matrics, nucleolus, chromosome
10The functions of nucleus (protein syntesis, cell divisions and reproduction)
11asexual reproduction, Parthenogenesis, cell divisions and reproduction
12Tissue formation and tissues (Connective tissue Cartilage tissue)
13Specialised Connective tissue , Epithelial tissue Muscle tissue , Nervous tissue
14Viruses ve bacterias
15Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Required Reading: Campbell Biology. Pearson Yayıncılık. Lisa A. Urry (Author), Michael L. Cain (Author), Steven A. Wasserman (Author), Peter V. Minorsky (Author), Jane B. Reece (Author) Recommended Reading: Prof. Dr. AYLA ÖBER. Zooloji. Nobel yayın. 2008. Doç. Dr. SEMA İŞİSAĞ ÜÇÜNCÜ, Prof. Dr. GÜRSEL ERGEN, Prof. Dr. HÜSEYİN ARIKAN; Histoloji, Fen Fakültesi Yayınları 1998-2006
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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Language of Instruction
English
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14228
Self Study2510
Individual Study for Homework Problems2510
Individual Study for Mid term Examination12020
Individual Study for Final Examination12020
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)92
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