Bachelor TR-NQF-HE: Level 6 QF-EHEA: First Cycle EQF-LLL: Level 6

Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Code Course Name Semester Theoretical Practical Credit ECTS
DYZ1004 Sterilization and Disinfection Methods Fall 2 0 2 4
This catalog is for information purposes. Course status is determined by the relevant department at the beginning of semester.

Basic information

Language of instruction: Turkish
Type of course: Non-Departmental Elective
Course Level: Bachelor’s Degree (First Cycle)
Mode of Delivery: Face to face
Course Coordinator : Instructor ZEYNEP GÜL
Course Lecturer(s): Instructor SERHAT CAN
Recommended Optional Program Components: Dialysis Centers
Course Objectives: To make the students recognize the difference between sterilization and disinfection, applications of sterilization and disinfection.

Learning Outcomes

The students who have succeeded in this course;
The students who passes this lesson successfully;

1- Describe sterilization by his/her own words.
2- Explains disinfection.

Course Content

This lesson contains the subjects like sterilization and disinfection, physical sterilization methods, sterilization by heat, sterilization by filtration and radiation, chemical sterilization methods.

Weekly Detailed Course Contents

Week Subject Related Preparation
1) Concepts of Sterilization and Disinfection
2) Hastane infections
3) Central sterilization unit
4) Sterilization techniques-1
5) Sterilization techniques-2
6) Sterilization techniques-3
7) Packaging of Sterile Material
8) Sterilization by Radiation
9) Sterilization Applications
10) Disinfection techniques-1
11) Disinfection techniques-2
12) Disinfectants
13) Environment and employee health
14) Overview


Course Notes / Textbooks: Ders Notları, video ve online makale ve rehberler
Sterilizasyon ve Dezenfeksiyon Rehberi

Evaluation System

Semester Requirements Number of Activities Level of Contribution
Quizzes 1 % 10
Homework Assignments 1 % 10
Midterms 1 % 20
Final 1 % 60
Total % 100
Total % 100

ECTS / Workload Table

Activities Number of Activities Duration (Hours) Workload
Course Hours 14 2 28
Study Hours Out of Class 14 4 56
Homework Assignments 1 10 10
Quizzes 1 3 3
Midterms 1 1 1
Final 1 2 2
Total Workload 100

Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes

No Effect 1 Lowest 2 Low 3 Average 4 High 5 Highest
Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1) To be able to critically interpret and discuss the theories, the concepts, the traditions, and the developments in the history of thought which are fundamental for the field of new media, journalism and communication.
2) To be able to attain written, oral and visual knowledge about technical equipment and software used in the process of news and the content production in new media, and to be able to acquire effective abilities to use them on a professional level.
3) To be able to get information about the institutional agents and generally about the sector operating in the field of new media, journalism and communication, and to be able to critically evaluate them.
4) To be able to comprehend the reactions of the readers, the listeners, the audiences and the users to the changing roles of media environments, and to be able to provide and circulate an original contents for them and to predict future trends.
5) To be able to apprehend the basic theories, the concepts and the thoughts related to neighbouring fields of new media and journalism in a critical manner.
6) To be able to grasp global and technological changes in the field of communication, and the relations due to with their effects on the local agents.
7) To be able to develop skills on gathering necessary data by using scientific methods, analyzing and circulating them in order to produce content.
8) To be able to develop acquired knowledge, skills and competence upon social aims by being legally and ethically responsible for a lifetime, and to be able to use them in order to provide social benefit.
9) To be able to operate collaborative projects with national/international colleagues in the field of new media, journalism and communication.
10) To be able to improve skills on creating works in various formats and which are qualified to be published on the prestigious national and international channels.