Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
182001704106PHARMACOLOGYElective243
Level of Course Unit
Short Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics of drugs with the general information about the use of the clinic to teach, the effects of drugs on the body systems, effects, use and doses of the theoretical and practical to teach the student, the student to gain the right and conscious drug use skills.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Öğr. Gör. Ayşegül YURT
Learning Outcomes
11. Has the background about the basic concepts and terminology of pharmacology.
21. Has the background about the basic concepts and terminology of pharmacology.
32. The sources and general properties of drugs, the absorption of drugs applied to the body, the body distribution, biotransformation and excretion of the body will have information about.
42. The sources and general properties of drugs, the absorption of drugs applied to the body, the body distribution, biotransformation and excretion of the body will have information about.
53. Know the effects of drugs on the body, the routes and doses of administration and the interactions between other drugs and their undesirable effects.
63. Know the effects of drugs on the body, the routes and doses of administration and the interactions between other drugs and their undesirable effects.
75. Know the sources and properties of drugs acting on the body systems.
85. Know the sources and properties of drugs acting on the body systems.
96. Knows the properties, pharmacokinetics, effects, undesirable effects, drug interactions, uses and doses of drugs acting on the nervous system, cardiovascular system, blood and blood forming organs.
106. Knows the properties, pharmacokinetics, effects, undesirable effects, drug interactions, uses and doses of drugs acting on the nervous system, cardiovascular system, blood and blood forming organs.
Mode of Delivery
Daytime Class
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
General pharmacology, central nervous system drugs, autonomic nervous system drugs, cardiovascular system drugs, drugs affecting blood and blood forming structures.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction to pharmacology, sources of drugs, doses, structure-effect relation and medical chemistry
2Pharmacokinetics (ways of using drugs, absorption, distribution, biotransformation and excretion)
3Effects of drugs (effects, dose-intensity-effect relationship, interaction and undesirable effects of drugs)
4Central nervous system drugs (introduction, general anesthetics)
5Central nervous system drugs (soothing and sleeping drugs, convulsive and psychotropic drugs)
6Central nervous system drugs (centrally acting muscle relaxants, local anesthetics, narcotic painkillers and antagonists)
7Central nervous system drugs (non-narcotic painkillers, drugs used in drops disease, drugs stimulating the central nervous system)
8Midterm exam
9Autonomic nervous system drugs (introduction, sympathomimetic drugs)
10Autonomic nervous system drugs (sympatholytic and parasympathomimetic drugs)
11Autonomic nervous system drugs (parasympatholytic drugs, drugs affecting autonomous ganglia, neuro-muscular blocking drugs)
12Cardiovascular system drugs (introduction, drugs that increase and decrease the contractile strength of the heart muscle, drugs that correct rhythm in the heart)
13Cardiovascular system drugs (drugs used in the anterior chest pain, enlarging the peripheral veins and lowering blood pressure)
14Drugs affecting blood and blood-shaping structures
Recommended or Required Reading
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Attending Lectures14342
Discussion515
Question-Answer111
Observation14114
Brain Storming111
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11010
Reading14114
Performance515
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)93
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