Course Title Course Code Program Level
Microbiology II TLB114 Medical Laboratory Techniques Associate Degree

Course Term
(Course Semester)
Teaching and Learning Methods
Theory Practice Lab Projects/Field Work Seminars/Workshops Other Total Credits ECTS Credits
28 28 34 90 3 3

Teaching Staff Dr. Öğr. Üyesi Hesna URAL KAYALIK
Language of Instruction Türkçe (Turkish)
Type Of Course Vocational
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives Microbiology science, study areas, microorganisms, proper sample intake, preparation of microbiological preparation, disinfection and sterilization methods.
Course Content In this course; is a general overview of the microorganisms that are the causes of infectious diseases threatening human beings.
Learning Outcomes (LO) 1. Know the reproductive patterns in microorganisms 2. Has knowledge about microbial metabolism 3. Knowledge about prokaryotic DNA and RNA metabolism 4. Has knowledge about industrial microbiology 5. Has knowledge about fungi 6. Has knowledge about viruses
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week Overview of microorganisms, mainly prokaryotic groups and prokaryotic cell composition
2. Week Counting of microorganisms, bacterial cell wall, cell division, bacterial flagella and its movements, prokaryotes and circles
3. Week Reproduction in microorganisms, measurement of microbial growth, batch culture in laboratory
4. Week Microbial metabolism
5. Week Prokaryotic DNA and RNA metabolism
6. Week Industrial microbiology, biotechnology, food microbiology, recombinant microorganisms in biotechnology, microbial bio-products
7. Week Overview of eukaryotic microorganisms
8. Week Mid-Terms
9. Week Structure and recycling of fungi
10. Week Nutrition and reproduction in fungi. Beneficial and harmful effects of fungi
11. Week Structure of viruses, genomes and proteins
12. Week Virus replication, virus infections
13. Week Viruses and immune system, virus vaccines
14. Week Antiviral chemotherapy, plant viruses
Mid-term (%) 20
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Seminars/Workshops (%) 20
Final (%) 60
Other (%)
Total(%) 100
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