Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9103106252005Industrial Applications of BioengineeringElective119
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of the course is to make students aware of applications of bioengineering.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç.Dr.Gaye Öngen
Learning Outcomes
1Understanding the importance of international law on biotechnological processes
2Providing awareness on international and national biotechnology strategies
3Understanding the priorities of Turkey on biotechnology
4Gaining information on the financial funds and substructures for productions based on bioprocesses in Turkey
5Relating bioenterpreneurship and productions
6Being able to make flowcharts for the production of biocatalyses
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Social and economical strategies developed on biotechnological processes. Production plans. Approaches to solve the specific problems of industrial bioprocesses related to production, down-stream processes, shelf product and the consumers.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Giving information about the course, how the course will proceed, introduction.Introduction
2Biotechnology politicies of Turkey so farResearch based on literature and current applications, presentation, interactive discussion
3International competition strategies in BiotechnologyResearch based on literature and current applications, presentation, interactive discussion
4Biotechnology strategies in TurkeyResearch based on literature and current applications, presentation, interactive discussion
5National and international law in biotechnologyResearch based on literature and current applications, presentation, interactive discussion
6Biotechnology in TurkeyResearch based on literature and current applications, presentation, interactive discussion
7Technology development centers around the world and in Turkey (technoparks) – R&D funds and venture capital for solving financial problems Research based on literature and current applications, presentation, interactive discussion
8Midterm Exam
9Basic concepts in biotechnological productionsInteractive discussion
10The role of biocatalysis in biotechnological productionsResearch based on literature and current applications, presentation, interactive discussion
11Developing flowcharts for the products in privileged areas using microorganismsResearch based on literature and current applications, presentation, interactive discussion
12Developing flowcharts for the products in privileged areas using plant tissue cultureResearch based on literature and current applications, presentation, interactive discussion
13Developing flowcharts for the products in privileged areas using animal cell cultureResearch based on literature and current applications, presentation, interactive discussion
14Differences between the flowcharts of products in privileged areas manufactured by microorganisms, plant-tissue and animal cell culture techniquesInteractive discussion
15Improving the relationship between bioenterpreneurship and productionsResearch based on literature and current applications, presentation, interactive discussion
16Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Doran, P.M. (2007) Bioprocess Engineering Principles,The Netherlands, Elsevier
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
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14342
Project Presentation224
Self Study1411154
Individual Study for Mid term Examination12828
Individual Study for Final Examination13838
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)270
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