Second Cycle - Institute of Health Sciences - Pharmaceutical Microbiology
Y : Year of Study S : Semester
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course Y S ECTS
FMB703 Effects of Drugs On Immune System Compulsory 1 1 6
Objectives of the Course
Fundamentals of immunology , research of effects of relation between immune system and microorganisms on immune system are aimed to instruct the students
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. ÜMRAN SOYOĞUL GÜRER
Learning Outcomes
1 The effects of antibiotics, antifunfal and non-antimicrobial drugs on neutrophils and macrophages functions
2 The effect of antimicrobial drug on immune system, microorganisms and antimicrobial drugs interactions
3 Phagocytosis and mechanism of intracellular killing, the monocyte-macrophage system, complements system
4 Host defense mechanisms, the innate and adaptive immunity, cells participating in immune system
5 Students completing the course will have the ability and skill on below topics
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Course Contents
Host defense mechanisms
The innate immunity
The adaptive immunity
Acute inflammation
Cells participating in immune system
Role of phagocytosis and mechanism of intracellular killing
The monocyte-macrophage system

Complements system
The effect of antimicrobial drug on immune system
Microorganisms and antimicrobial drugs interactions
The effects of antibiotics on neutrophils and macrophages functions
The effect of antifungal drugs on immune system
The effects of non-antimicrobial drugs on immune system
Immunomodulatory effects of antibiotics
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1 Host defense mechanisms
2 The innate immunity
3 The adaptive immunity
4 Acute inflammation
5 Cells participating in immune system
6 Role of phagocytosis and mechanism of intracellular killing
7 The monocyte-macrophage system
8 Midterm
9 Complements system
10 The effect of antimicrobial drug on immune system
11 Microorganisms and antimicrobial drugs interactions
12 The effects of antibiotics on neutrophils and macrophages functions
13 The effect of antifungal drugs on immune system
14 The effects of non-antimicrobial drugs on immune system
15 Immunomodulatory effects of antibiotics
16 Study week
17 Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Clinical Microbiology- Antibacterial agents and phagocyte functions, 2000.
Leucocyte functions, Methods in hematology 1981
Lippncott's Illustrated Reviews: Microbiology 2001
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Face to face lectures and slide projection technique, narration, as is being done by using interactive.
Assessment
AssessmentQuantityWeight
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Total100
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Exam0100
Total100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Exam1100
Total100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
Activities Number Time (hours) Total Work Load (hours)
Theoretical 3 14 42
Pre Class Self Study 2 14 28
Post Class Self Study 2 14 28
Midterm Preparation 1 14 14
Final Preparation 1 14 14
Home Work 1 24 24
Total 10 94 150
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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