COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Parasitology DEN   286 3 1 0 3

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. İsmail Soner KOLTAŞ
Instructors
 
Assistants
Goals
To provide knowledge and skills about medical parasites, major parasitic diseases of the medine and dentistry, etiopathogenesis, clinical, laboratory and histopathological findings of human parasites which are important in education of medical parasitology,
Content
Medical Parasitology

Learning Outcomes
1) Be able to explain the ways of transmission of parasites causing infectious diseases and protection methods against to parasites
2) Be able to list basic and special symptoms, clinical, laboratory and histopathological findings of parasitic diseases
3) Describe the methods and basic findings used in laboratory diagnosis of parasitic diseases and its medical importance
4) Must be able to count endo and ectoparasite species with prescription in dentistry
5) Be able to describe the pathways, evolution and clinical features of medical parasites that are located in the circulatory and respiratory systems
6) Be able to count the features of parasites that infect the digestive and excretory system, pathways of transmission, evolution and clinical features
7) Be able to apply diagnostic tests for parasitic diseases to laboratory diagnosis and evaluate test results
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Course's Contribution To Program
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Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Introduction to Parasitology Re-study the subject at home and Investigation of questions. Lecture
Question-Answer
Brain Storming
Testing
2 Protozoans and helminths in the circulatory and respiratory system Re-study the subject at home and Investigation of questions. Lecture
Brain Storming
Testing
3 Reticuloendotelial system and Blood Flagellates (Leishmania and Trypanosoma) Re-study the subject at home and Investigation of questions. Lecture
Brain Storming
Testing
4 Reticuloendotelial system and Blood Sporozoa, Malaria Re-study the subject at home and Investigation of questions. Lecture
Brain Storming
Testing
5 Reticuloendotelial system and Blood Sporozoa, (Toxoplasma) Re-study the subject at home and Investigation of questions. Lecture
Role Playing
Testing
6 Free Living Amoeba (Acanthamoeba, Naegleria) Re-study the subject at home and Investigation of questions. Lecture
Brain Storming
Testing
7 Microspora, Pneumocytis jiroveci Re-study the subject at home and Investigation of questions. Brain Storming
Testing
8 Cestodes (Echinococcus granulosus) Re-study the subject at home and Investigation of questions. Lecture
Brain Storming
Testing
9 Cestodes (Echinococcus multilocularis, Taenia solium) Re-study the subject at home and Investigation of questions. Lecture
Brain Storming
Testing
10 Circulatory system and tissue nematodes (Filariasis) Re-study the subject at home and Investigation of questions. Lecture
Brain Storming
Testing
11 Tissue Nematodes (Larva migrans, Dracunculus) Re-study the subject at home and Investigation of questions. Lecture
Brain Storming
Testing
12 Liver and biliary tract trematodes (Fasciola, Dicrocoelium) Re-study the subject at home and Investigation of questions. Lecture
Role Playing
Testing
13 Blood Trematodes (Schistosoma) Re-study the subject at home and Investigation of questions. Lecture
Role Playing
Testing
14 Digestive System Protozoans Re-study the subject at home and Investigation of questions. Lecture
Brain Storming
Testing
15 Laboratory, Blood and tissue parasites Re-study the subject at home and Investigation of questions. Lecture
Drilland Practice
Lab / Workshop
Performance Task
Performans Uygulaması
16-17 Mid-Year Exam Multiple choice questions Testing

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources