PLT211


Course Title Course Code Program Level
General Cytology PLT211 Patoloji Laboratuvar Teknikleri Associate Degree

Course Term
(Course Semester)
Teaching and Learning Methods
Credits
Theory Practice Lab Projects/Field Work Seminars/Workshops Other Total Credits ECTS Credits
03
(Fall)
28 52 20 20 120 2 4

Teaching Staff Dr. Öğr. Üyesi Yasemin Sezgin
Language of Instruction Türkçe (Turkish)
Type Of Course Vocational
Prerequisites Compulsory
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives Learn basic techniques and cytological samples
Course Content This course includes; defines and implements the basic methods of preparation of gynecologic cytology and of non-gynecologic cytologic material, explains the basic concepts of gynecologic and non-gynecologic exfoliative cytology, defines and applies the techniques of liquid-based and convantional cytology, defines methods for routine cytopathologic staining (PAP, MGG, HE), defines and applies the techniques of fine-needle aspiration and the preparation of fine-needle aspiration material, defines and applies advanced techniques (immunohistochemistry, flow cytometry, insıtu-hibridization)in cytopathology, describes the quality control in cytology.
Learning Outcomes (LO) At the end of this course; Students will perform the followings: 1. Define and implements the basic methods of preparation of gynecologic cytology material 1.1 Explains the basic concepts of gynecologic exfoliative cytology 2. Define the basic methods of preparation of non-gynecologic cytologic materials and implements 2.1 Explains the basic concepts of non-gynecologic exfoliative cytology 3. Define and applies the techniques of liquid-based cytology. 4. Define methods for routine cytopathologic staining (PAP, MGG, HE) 5. Define and applies the techniques of fine-needle aspiration 5.1 Makes the preparation of fine-needle aspiration material. 6. Define and applies advanced techniques (immunohistochemistry, flow cytometry, insıtu-hibridization)in cytopathology 7. Describes the quality control in cytology
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week Basic methods of preparation of the gynecologic cytologic material
2. Week Exfoliative gynecologic cytology
3. Week Basic methods of preparation of non-gynecologic cytologic material
4. Week Non-gynecologic exfoliative cytology
5. Week Liquid-based cytology techniques
6. Week Routine cytopathological staining techniques
7. Week Fine-needle aspiration techniques, and be accompanied by imaging techniques and preparation of fine-needle aspiration material
8. Week MİDTERM
9. Week Considerations for selection of appropriate technique in cytologic samples
10. Week Cytopathologic advanced techniques (immunocytochemistry, flow cytometry, in-situ hybridization)
11. Week Diagnostic criteria in cytology
12. Week Cytologic evaluation
13. Week Quality control in cytology
14. Week Repeat for questions and answers general
Assessment
  Percentage(%)
Mid-term (%) 40
Quizes (%)
Homeworks/Term papers (%) 10
Practice (%)
Labs (%)
Projects/Field Work (%)
Seminars/Workshops (%)
Final (%) 50
Other (%)
Total(%) 100
Course Book (s) and/or References The Art& Science of Cytopathology. DeMay, R.M., ASCP, 2012. Diagnostic Cytology and Its Histopathologic Bases. Koss, L.G., Lippincott Williams& Wilkins, 2006. Histotechnology. Carson, F.L., Hladik, C., Cytopreparatory Techniques, ASCP, 2009. --Theory and Practice of Histological Techniques. Bancroft, J.D., Gamble, M., Elsevier, 2008
Work Placement(s)
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