BIO101


Course Title Course Code Program Level
General Biology BİO101 Psychology B.A. / B.Sc.

Course Term
(Course Semester)
Teaching and Learning Methods
Credits
Theory Practice Lab Projects/Field Work Seminars/Workshops Other Total Credits ECTS Credits
01
(Fall)
42 58 100 3 4

Teaching Staff Dr. Öğr. Gör. Kutluhan ERTEKİN
Language of Instruction Türkçe (Turkish)
Type Of Course Compulsory
Prerequisites There is no prerequisite for this course.
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives The aim of the course is to give the fundamental properties of living things
Course Content The origin and Evolutionary History of Life The structure and Function of Macromolecules Cell metabolism and Enzymes, Mutations Organization of the cell; Membrane Structure and function The Synthesis of Protein The Cell Cycle; Meiosis and Sexual Life Cycles The Tissues, structure and Function Animal Development The Basic Principles of heredity Evolution of the nervous system Animal Behavior
Learning Outcomes (LO) 1. Discuss the historical development of the theory of evolution 2. Explain why the cell is considered the basic unit of life 3. Compare and contrast the general characteristics of prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells. Describe information transfer across the plasma membrane 4. Compare the roles of mitosis and meiosis and of haploidy and diploidy in various generalized life cycles 5. Compare the general structure and function of the four principal kinds of animal tissues: epithelial, connective, muscle, and nervous tissues. 6. Explain animal Development 7. Define and describe basic genetical concepts 8.Evolution the nervous system 9. Describe the function and structure of the human nervous system 10. Explain, discuss and interpret the underlying events and behavior of living behaviors
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week The origin and Evolutionary History of Life
2. Week The structure and Function of Macromolecules
3. Week Organization of the cell; the basic structures of prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells, and functions of the cell membrane, the cell membrane substance transport
4. Week Organization of the cell; structure and function of cell organelles
5. Week Nucleic acids, The Synthesis of Protein, Mutations
6. Week Nucleic acids, The Synthesis of Protein, Mutations
7. Week The Tissues, structure and Function; epithelial tissue, connective tissue, blood tissue, blood clotting, immune, blood groups
8. Week The Tissues, structure and Function; cartilage tissue, bone tissue, muscle tissue, nervous tissue
9. Week The Cell Cycle; Meiosis and Sexual Life Cycles
10. Week Animal reproduction and development; types of fertilization, the zygote development, twinning
11. Week The Basic Principles of heredity; Mendelian laws, genes and alleles, monohybrid cross, genetic probability, the calculation of genotype and sex determination
12. Week Evolution of the nervous system; structure and function of the human brain
13. Week Animal Behavior; The evolution of behavior and memory, reflexes, behavior patterns and signs revealing stimulus.
14. Week Animal Behavior; behavior research methods, behavioral determinants, behavioral patterns, cyclical behavior and biological time-setting and social behavior.
Assessment
  Percentage(%)
Mid-term (%) 40
Quizes (%)
Homeworks/Term papers (%)
Practice (%)
Labs (%)
Projects/Field Work (%)
Seminars/Workshops (%)
Final (%) 60
Other (%)
Total(%) 100
Course Book (s) and/or References -Powerpoint presentations prepared by the course teaching staff Additional Resources: Ali Demirsoy Yaşamın Temel Kuralları (1985), Genel Biyoloji Kısım I. N.A. Campbell, J.B. Reece, (2011). Biyoloji (Çeviri Editörü: Ertunç Gündüz), Palme Yayınevi. E.P. Solomon, L.R. Berg, D.W. Martin - Biology, P.H. Raven, G.B. Johnson, J.B. Losos, S.R. Singer (2002), Biology nger
Work Placement(s) There is no internship for this course.
The Relationship between Program Qualifications (PQ) and Course Learning Outcomes (LO)

 

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* Contribution Level :  1 Very low    2 Low    3 Medium    4 High    5 Very High