HEM307


Course Title Course Code Program Level
EPIDEMIOLOGY HEM307 Nursing 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
05
(Fall)
28 28 56 2 2

Teaching Staff Öğr.Gör.Dr. Kutluhan ERTEKİN
Language of Instruction Türkçe (Turkish)
Type Of Course Compulsory
Prerequisites No prerequisites
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives This course aims to investigate the relationship between health, disease, and environment of individuals in the society and It aims to provide knowledge and skills for planning protective and enhancing applications.
Course Content In this course; teaches research techniques to determine appropriate methods for the distribution, causes, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of diseases or health problems.
Learning Outcomes (LO) The students who attended the course and were successful at the end of the semester will acquire the following; LO-1 Understands the definition of epidemiology, its scope, areas of duty, and the distribution of tasks in an epidemiological study. LO-2 Explains the distribution of diseases and health conditions in society by using the relationship between agent, environment, and host. LO-3 The student who takes the course realizes the health development of the society with an epidemiological approach while giving care to the individual. LO-4 Understands the importance of keeping records and observations made in the clinic and in the field in the conduct of epidemiological studies. LO-5 Understands the relationship between epidemiological studies and statistics.
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week Definition, strategies and history of epidemiology
2. Week Usage areas of epidemiologic methods
3. Week Definitive epidemiology (person, place and time characteristics)
4. Week Case control studies
5. Week Crosssectional studies
6. Week Cohort studies
7. Week Intervention studies
8. Week Concept of cause in epidemiology (associations in epidemiology)
9. Week Concept of cause in epidemiology (associations in epidemiology)
10. Week Epidemiology of chronic diseases
11. Week Epidemiology of contagious diseases
12. Week Data sources in epidemiology
13. Week Epidemiological research planning
14. Week Measures in epidemiology
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 1.SümbüloğluV, Sezer E (1999) Epidemiyoloji ve Araştırma Teknikleri 2. Akdur R., Çöl M., Işık A., İdil A., Durmuşoğlu M., Tunçbilek A., (1998) Halk Sağlığı, ANTIP A.Ş Yayınları Yayınları Yayınları Yayınları Yayınları Yayınları1. Tezcan, S. (2005) Epidemiyoloji; Tıbbi Araştırmaların Yöntem Bilimi
Work Placement(s)
The Relationship between Program Qualifications (PQ) and Course Learning Outcomes (LO)

 

PQ1

PQ2

PQ3

PQ4

PQ5

PQ6

PQ7

PQ8

PQ9

PQ10

PQ11

PQ12

LO1

4

 3

 3

 1

1

3

 1

 1

3

 1

3

 3

LO2

4

 3

 3

 1

1

3

 1

 1

3

 1

 1

 5

LO3

 4

 3

 5

 1

1

4

 1

 1

3

 1

 1

 5

LO4

3

 4

 4

 1

 1

4

 1

 1

3

 1

 4

 2

LO5

3

 4

 4

 1

 1

 3

 3

 1

3

 1

 4

 2