GAZI UNIVERSITY INFORMATION PACKAGE - 2018 ACADEMIC YEAR

COURSE DESCRIPTION
NUTRIENT AND HORMONE INTERACTION/BDB-5010
Course Title: NUTRIENT AND HORMONE INTERACTION
Credits 2 ECTS 8
Semester 2 Compulsory/Elective Elective
COURSE INFO
 -- LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTION
  Turkish
 -- NAME OF LECTURER(S)
  Prof. Dr. Makbule GEZMEN KARADAĞ
 -- WEB SITE(S) OF LECTURER(S)
  http://websitem.gazi.edu.tr/site/mgezmen
 -- EMAIL(S) OF LECTURER(S)
  mgezmen@gazi.edu.tr
 -- LEARNING OUTCOMES OF THE COURSE UNIT
To be able to learn of the changes in nutrition-related diseases and hormone metabolism
To be able to learn of hormone changes in fasting state
To be able to of hormone changes in satiety state
To be able to understand the relationship between hormone levels and diet in special cases
To be able to understand the relationship between hormone levels and diet in athletes
To be able to learn of the hormonal factors that affect nutrient uptake



 -- MODE OF DELIVERY
  The mode of delivery of this course is Face to face
 -- PREREQUISITES AND CO-REQUISITES
  There is no prerequisite or co-requisite for this course.
 -- RECOMMENDED OPTIONAL PROGRAMME COMPONENTS
  There is no recommended optional programme component for this course.
 --COURSE CONTENT
1. Week  Food groups and nutrients
2. Week  Classification of hormones
3. Week  Determination of term paper topics
4. Week  Hormones that affect the nutritional status
5. Week  Hormones in hunger
6. Week  Hormones in satety
7. Week  Midterm exam
8. Week  An overview of the changing hormone metabolism in illness
9. Week  Changing hormone metabolism in diabetes and the effect of nutrients
10. Week  Changes in hormone metabolism and effects of nutrients in cancer
11. Week  In special cases associated hormone levels and nutritional
12. Week  Relationship between hormone levels and diet in athletes
13. Week  Overview of hormonal factors that affect food intake
14. Week  Presentation of term report
15. Week  General discussion
16. Week  Final exam
 -- RECOMMENDED OR REQUIRED READING
  1. Roe D. A. Drug and Nutrient Interactions. A problem oriented Reference Guide. 4th Edition. American Dietetic Association. Chicago 1989. 2. Handboo
 -- PLANNED LEARNING ACTIVITIES AND TEACHING METHODS
  Lecture, Question & Answer, Demonstration, Drill - Practise
 -- WORK PLACEMENT(S)
  Not Applicable
 -- ASSESSMENT METHODS AND CRITERIA
 
Quantity
Percentage
 Mid-terms
1
40
 Assignment
0
0
 Exercises
0
0
 Projects
0
0
 Practice
0
0
 Quiz
0
0
 Contribution of In-term Studies to Overall Grade  
50
 Contribution of Final Examination to Overall Grade  
50
 -- WORKLOAD
 Efficiency  Total Week Count  Weekly Duration (in hour)  Total Workload in Semester
 Theoretical Study Hours of Course Per Week
14
2
28
 Practising Hours of Course Per Week
0
 Reading
14
3
42
 Searching in Internet and Library
14
6
84
 Designing and Applying Materials
0
 Preparing Reports
0
 Preparing Presentation
0
 Presentation
7
5
35
 Mid-Term and Studying for Mid-Term
1
6
6
 Final and Studying for Final
1
10
10
 Other
0
 TOTAL WORKLOAD: 
205
 TOTAL WORKLOAD / 25: 
8.2
 ECTS: 
8
 -- COURSE'S CONTRIBUTION TO PROGRAM
NO
PROGRAM LEARNING OUTCOMES
1
2
3
4
5
1X
2X
3X
4X
5X
6X
7X
8X
9X
10X
11X
12X