Course Title Course Code Program Level
PHYSIOLOGY SHM103 Elderly Care Associate Degree

Course Term
(Course Semester)
Teaching and Learning Methods
Theory Practice Lab Projects/Field Work Seminars/Workshops Other Total Credits ECTS Credits
28 20 42 90 2 3

Teaching Staff Öğr. Gör. Kutluhan ERTEKİN
Language of Instruction Türkçe (Turkish)
Type Of Course Compulsory
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives The science of physiology which researches normal functions from the cell which is the smallest sub unit of organisms to tissue, organs and systems, aims to explain the chemical and physical factors enabling the beginning of life, its development and progress
Course Content It deals with the specific qualities (characteristics) and mechanisms which enable the dynamism of human body
Learning Outcomes (LO) Students accomplish this lecture successfully; 1) Learn the mechanism of cell which is the main structure of organisms 2) To get informed about the working system of organs and bissue 3) To get informed about the working systems which are structured by organs 4) Be able to make comparisans about the relations of systems with each other 5) To get informed about how the systems effected in the sitvation of disease
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week Introduction to physiology and homeastasis
2. Week The physiology of cell and body floids
3. Week The physiology of nerve system
4. Week The physiology of muscle
5. Week The physiology of blood
6. Week The physiology of circulatory system
7. Week The physiology of respiratory system
8. Week Mid-Term
9. Week The physiology of genitourinary system
10. Week The physiology of endocrine system and metabolism
11. Week The physiology of digestion system
12. Week The physiology of nerve system and sense organs
13. Week The physiology of exercise
14. Week The effects of exercise physiology on circulatory, repiratory muscle systems
Mid-term (%) 40
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Final (%) 60
Other (%)
Total(%) 100
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