Course Title Course Code Program Level
MEDICAL BIOLOGY AND GENETICS PLT103 Patoloji Laboratuvar Teknikleri Associate Degree

Course Term
(Course Semester)
Teaching and Learning Methods
Theory Practice Lab Projects/Field Work Seminars/Workshops Other Total Credits ECTS Credits
28 24 8 60 2 2

Teaching Staff Doç.Dr.İrem DOĞAN
Language of Instruction Türkçe (Turkish)
Type Of Course Vocational
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives In “Medical Biology and Genetics” course, students will gain teoretical and practical understanding of the importance of genetics and molecular biology in Medicine. Students will agin the ability to follow the scientific and technological improvements in this field.
Course Content
Learning Outcomes (LO) The cell, the organalles of the cell, cell cycle, cell division (mitosis and miosis), the structure and replication of RNA and DNA, the structure and synthesis of proteins, teh inheritance patterns, single gene diseases, chromosomal diseases
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week The cell, the cell divison cycle, cell divison types (mitosis and miosis)
2. Week The organelles of the cell
3. Week Microscope and the techniques of microscopy
4. Week The structure and replication of DNA
5. Week RNA and Protein synthesis
6. Week Mendelian Genetics
7. Week The inheritance patterns
8. Week Mid-Terms
9. Week X linked inheritance and diseases
10. Week Frequently seen chromosomal diseases
11. Week Frequently seen single gene disorders
12. Week Gonozomal chromosomal diseases
13. Week Genetic counseling
14. Week Gnetic screening
Mid-term (%) 40
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Final (%) 60
Other (%)
Total(%) 100
Course Book (s) and/or References
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