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COURSE UNIT TITLECOURSE UNIT CODESEMESTERTHEORY + PRACTICE (Hour)ECTS
GENE ENGINEERING BME518 ------- 3 + 0 10

TYPE OF COURSE UNITElective Course
LEVEL OF COURSE UNITMaster's Degree Without Thesis
YEAR OF STUDY-
SEMESTER-------
NUMBER OF ECTS CREDITS ALLOCATED10
NAME OF LECTURER(S)-
LEARNING OUTCOMES OF THE COURSE UNIT At the end of this course, the students;
1) Gain to apply knowledge of science and engineering.
2) Have an ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing.
3) Have a knowledge of contemporary issues.
MODE OF DELIVERYFace to face
PRE-REQUISITES OF THE COURSENo
RECOMMENDED OPTIONAL PROGRAMME COMPONENTNone
COURSE DEFINITIONMethods for transferring transgenes into target cells, scanning genes for mutations, human genome, sequencing the human genome, concepts of mapping the genome, cloning, types of gene therapy, tools and methods for genetics technology
COURSE CONTENTS
WEEKTOPICS
1st Week Introduction to the Gene Engineering, terms, history
2nd Week Methods for transferring transgenes into target cells
3rd Week Scanning genes for mutations,
4th Week Sequencing the human genome
5th Week Concepts of mapping the genome, cloning
6th Week Types of gene therapy
7th Week Tools and methods for genetics technology
8th Week Midterm Exam
9th Week Tools and methods for genetics technology
10th Week Bioinformatics and Genetic Network
11th Week Ethical Rules in Gene Engineering
12th Week Ethical Rules in Gene Engineering
13th Week Application in Biomedical Engineering
14th Week Project Presentation
RECOMENDED OR REQUIRED READING(1)Gene engineering, Margaret A. Shupnik, Humana Press (2000)
(2)Biotechnology, Horst Werner Doelle, (2006)
PLANNED LEARNING ACTIVITIES AND TEACHING METHODSLecture,Project,Presentation
ASSESSMENT METHODS AND CRITERIA
 QuantityPercentage(%)
Mid-term130
Assignment110
Quiz110
Project120
Total(%)70
Contribution of In-term Studies to Overall Grade(%)70
Contribution of Final Examination to Overall Grade(%)30
Total(%)100
ECTS WORKLOAD
Activities Number Hours Workload
Midterm exam17272
Preparation for Quiz11616
Individual or group work000
Preparation for Final exam12424
Course hours14342
Preparation for Midterm exam11111
Laboratory (including preparation)000
Final exam19696
Homework11212
Project11212
Total Workload285
Total Workload / 309,5
ECTS Credits of the Course10
LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTIONTurkish
WORK PLACEMENT(S)No
  

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