COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Aging Biochemistry * SHS   222 4 2 2 3

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level Short Cycle Programmes (Associate's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Assoc.Prof.Dr. Sedefgül YÜZBAŞIOĞLU ARIYÜREK
Instructors
Doç.Dr.SEDEFGÜL YÜZBAŞIOĞLU ARIYÜREK1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
To gain knowledge about the biochemical changes that occur due to aging.
Content
Giving information about events related to aging.

Learning Outcomes
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
12345
1
1. Explains basic principles and concepts with elderly care.
2
2. States aging, aging process and changes in the aging process.
X
3
3.Explains personal , social, cultural differences of elderly individuals, and the basic information for improving the quality of life .
X
4
4.Distinguishes social , professional , ethical principles and laws in elderly care.
5
5. Describes interventions in elderly care.
6
6.Describes interventions personal , social, cultural differences of elderly individuals regarding enviromental regulations in home aged care.
7
7.Describes physiological changes in old age and the principles of specific nutrition to common diseases.
X
8
8. Lists health and occupational safety practices in working environment.
9
9. Distinguishes social rehabilitation needs in elderly and performs them.
10
10. Uses critical thinking , creative thinking and appropriate methods and techniques for the development of problem solving skills .
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11. Uses effectively first aid techniques in case of emergency in the elderly.
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12.Uses effectively interventions in holistic elderly care.
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13.Uses planned basic techniques of physical rehabilitation in the elderly .
14
14. Takes responsibility for solving old problems in society as individuals and groups.
15
15.Analyzes information with a critical approach by themselves .
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16. Uses the skills to communicate effectively with elderly persons and others.
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17.Uses tools , information and communication technologies in working envoriment.
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18.Monitors information in the field using at least one foreign language and comminicates with colleagues.
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19. İnitiatives for the thinking and development of their performance .
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20.Monitors artistic, scientific events and current events in community and in the world.

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Definition of aging Study from related literatures
2 Cell-level aging Study from related literatures
3 Organism-level aging Study from related literatures
4 DNA damage due to aging Study from related literatures
5 Psychological aging Study from related literatures
6 Sociological aging Study from related literatures
7 Societal aging Study from related literatures
8 Midterm exam Study from related literatures
9 Metabolic changes in aging Study from related literatures
10 Age-related diseases Study from related literatures
11 Age-related diseases Study from related literatures
12 Age-related diseases Study from related literatures
13 Genetic relationship with aging Study from related literatures
14 Where free radicals in aging Study from related literatures
15 Signs of cellular aging Study from related literatures
16-17 Final exam Study from related literatures

Recommended or Required Reading
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