Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Clinical chemistry is the application of the science of chemistry to the understanding of the human health and diseas. The course includes the basic analytical physiology of the various organs with emphasis on the use of the findings of the clinical chemistry laboratory in the evolution of their function in diseas and serves as a practicing biochemist who wishes to work in this area.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc. Prof. Dr.Şenay Şanlıer
Learning Outcomes
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Course Contents
Description and methods of clinical chemistry, preparation of samples, diabetes and acute metabolic diseas in diabetes, hypoglisemia, glycogen storage disease, lipid metabolisms and hyperlipidemia, aminoacid and protein metabolism disorders, immunoglobulins, enzyme level in plasma in some diseas, endocrine systems and desorders, liver and liver fuctional tests, kidney and kidney function tests.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Recommended or Required Reading
1-. Clinical Chemistry: Techniques, Principles, Correlations (Bishop, Clinical Chemistry) by Michael L. Bishop, Edward P. Fody, and Larry E. Schoeff,2009. 2- Clinical Chemistry 5E, Philippine Edition by Michael L Bishop, Edward P Fody, and Larry E Schoeff, 2006. 3- Clinical Chemistry, Theory, Analysis and Correlation by Kaplan L.A. and Pesce, A.J.,1989.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Etkinlikler ayrıntılı olarak "Değerlendirme" ve "İş Yükü Hesaplaması" bölümlerinde verilmiştir.
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Sınavı1100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
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