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Graduate School Of Natural And Applied Sciences Biology

Qualification Awarded

The Master´s Degree in Biology program is awarded to the graduates who have successfully completed all courses in the curriculum

Specific Admission Requirements

Science degree in Bachelor and ALES (numeric) score which is determined by the Senate of Muğla Sıtkı Koçman University is required. Students must have minimum score determined by Senate in UDS, TOEFL, TOEFL or equivalent examinations accepted by YÖK.

Qualification Requirements

Minimum Graduation ECTS (Master) must be 90 and must defence a thesis in front of a selected jury

Recognition of Prior Learning

Recognition of prior learning is at the beginning stage in the Turkish Higher Education System. Muğla Sitki Kocman University and hence the all department is no exception to this.

History

Since 1996-1997, master's degree programme has been taking graduate students.

Profile of the Programme

The objective is to educate specialists who can do research in any specific issues related to biology resources, plan an experimental study in the laboratory, evaluate and present a report of implement experimental results and work in scientific research and development organization.

Program Outcomes

1- Ability to use theoretical and practical knowledge in the field of biology.
2- Ability to identify, formulate, and solve problems in the field of biology; ability to select and apply appropriate analysis and modeling methods for this purpose
3- To understand, interpret and solve problems related to biologyand the ability to apply modern methods
4- To have taken out of field courses in biology curriculum.
5- Ability to select, develop and use information technologies effectively for biology field applications.
6- Ability to design, experiment, collect data, analyze results, archive, decode and interpret according to the field of biology.
7- Ability to work individually and in teams effectively.
8- Ability to communicate effectively in verbal and written Turkish; knowledge of at least one foreign language.
9- Life-long learning awareness, access to information, ability to follow developments in science and technology.
10- Awareness of professional ethics and responsibility.
11- To be aware of the impacts of the applications of biology in the global and social dimensions (environmental problems, economy, sustainability, etc.) and to raise awareness on the legal consequences.

Exam Regulations & Assesment & Grading

Students are required to take a mid-term examination and/or complete other assigned projects/homework during the semester and, additionally, are required to take a final examination and/or complete a final project for course evaluation. The final grade is based on the mid-term examination grade, the final examination grade and/or evaluation of final project, with the contributions of 40% and 60%, respectively. To pass any course, a Master's student must receive at least 70 out of 100. Students must repeat courses they have failed or may substitute courses the Department accepts as equivalent. The assessment for each course is described in detail in “Individual Course Description”.

Graduation Requirements

The graduate program students throughout their education a total of 21 (90 ECTS) is not less than a minimum of seven courses, a seminar and thesis work must succeed. The students of Biology Program who meet the relevant requirements are awarded an MS degree.

Occupational Profiles of Graduates

The graduates may work in the government; in related departments of universities to conduct scientific research and educational activities as a faculty member, a research assistant or a specialist, in research institutes, museums of natural history, botanic gardens, arboretums, national parks, water product plants, marine sciences research institutes, General Directorate of State Hydraulic Works, Turkish Standards Institution, Ministry of Health, Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock, Ministry of Forestry and Hydraulic Works, The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK), zoos, treatment plants, customs control center and laboratory animals research labs. The graduates can work as teachers in private schools or schools under the regulation of The Ministry of National Education after meeting the qualifications of The Ministry of National Education. The graduates can work in pharmaceutical and medical companies, biotechnology firms, medical laboratories and food control laboratories in the private sector.

Access to Further Studies

Candidates who successfully completed undergraduate can enter the MSc programs with the condition of minimum required scores from the ALES and from the English language (UDS, TOEFL, IELTS, KPDS, etc.) exams.

Mode of Study

Master's of Science

Programme Director

Prof.Dr. Hasan Sungur CİVELEK

ECTS Coordinator

Asist Prof.Dr. Bekir ÇÖL

Course Structure Diagram with Credits

1. Year - 1. Term
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Course Type Theory Practice ECTS Print
BİY 5090 Seminar Required 0 2 6
BİY 5099 Scientific Research Techniques and Publishing Ethics Required 3 0 6
BİY 5501 PLANT BIOTECHNOLOGY I Elective 2 0 6
BİY 5503 CYTOGENETICS Elective 2 0 6
BİY 5505 INSECT GENITAL PREPARATION TECHNIQUES Elective 2 0 6
BİY 5507 ZOOLOGICAL NOMENCLATURE Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5509 ENTOMOLOGICAL MUSEUM METHODS Elective 2 0 6
BİY 5511 STRUCTURE AND POLLUTION OF RIVER AND LAKES Elective 2 0 6
BİY 5513 RIVER ECOLOGY Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5515 BACTERIA GENETICS Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5517 PATHOGENETIC IN MICROORGANISMS Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5519 MICROBIAL BIOTECHNOLOGY Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5521 ADVANCED BIOTECHNOLOGY Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5523 PRODUCTION OF SECONDARY METABOLITES IN BIOTECHNOLOGY Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5525 BACTERIAL TOXINS AND DETERMINATION METHODS Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5529 IMPORTANCE PLANT AREAS AND BIOLOGICAL RICHNESS OF TÜRKİYE Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5531 VEGETATION OF TURKEY I Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5533 RESISTANCE RECLAMATION BASES Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5535 Nature Conservation Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5537 MOLECULAR MECHANISM OF STRESS PHYSIOLOGY IN PLANTS Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5539 TOADSTOOLS AND MUSHROOM POISONING Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5541 SYSTEMATIC MYCOLOGY Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5543 MACROFUNGI CULTIVATION TECHNIQUES Elective 2 0 6
BİY 5545 FUNGAL BIOLOGY Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5547 HORMONAL SYSTEM IN FISHES AND HORMONE APPLICATIONS Elective 2 0 6
BİY 5549 AQUATIC TOXICOLOGY Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5551 ENDEMIC FISHES Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5553 FISH PARASITES Elective 2 0 6
BİY 5555 BEHAVIOURAL BIOLOGY OF THE ANIMALS Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5557 LAGOON ECOLOGY AND SIGNIFICANCE Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5559 INSECTICIDE RESISTANCE MECHANISM IN INSECTS Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5561 GENE EXPRESSION MECHANISMS Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5563 GENETIC MARKERS AND USES Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5565 APPLIED ENTOMOLOGY Elective 2 2 6
BİY 5567 RESEARCH AND TEST METHODS Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5569 BIOLOGICAL ACTIVITIES OF NATURAL PRODUCTS Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5571 MEDITERRANEAN ECOSYSTEMS Elective 2 2 6
BİY 5573 PLANT ASSAY CODES I Elective 2 2 6
BİY 5575 PLANT NUTRITION DISORDERS Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5577 EPIGENETICS Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5579 BIOLOGICAL CONTROL OF PHYTOPATHOGENIC FUNGI Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5581 PHYSIOLOGY OF FUNGI Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5583 PHYSIOLOGICAL DISORDER IN GARDEN PLANTS Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5585 BIOTECHNICS METHODS IN ENTOMOLOGY Required 3 0 6
BİY 5587 SYSTEMATİCS OF HYPOGEOUS FUNGİ Elective 2 2 6
BİY 5589 Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5591 Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5593 Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5595 Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5701 Specialization Field Course Required 4 0 6
       
1. Year - 2. Term
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Course Type Theory Practice ECTS Print
BİY 5502 PLANT BIOTECHNOLOGY II Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5504 BIOSAFETY Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5506 INSECT ENDOCRINOLOGY Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5508 ADVANCED ENTOMOLOGY Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5510 IMMATURE PERIODS OF THE INSECTS Elective 2 0 6
BİY 5512 DETERMINATION OF FRESH WATER ORGANISMS Elective 2 0 6
BİY 5514 ECOTOXICOLOGY Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5516 PALEOMICROBIOLOGY Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5518 MICROBIAL ECOLOGY Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5520 MICROALGAE BIOTECHNOLOGY Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5522 EXPERIMENTALMICROBIOLOGY Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5524 BASIC METHODS IN BIOTECHNOLOGY Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5526 MEDICINAL PLANTS Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5530 MEDICINAL AND ECONOMIC PLANTS OF TURKEY Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5532 VEGETATION OF TURKEY II Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5534 Plant Stress Physiology Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5536 SOIL-PLANT-WATER RELATIONSHIPS Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5538 TRANSPORT EVENTS IN CELL Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5540 TRUFFLE FUNGUS Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5542 PARASITE FUNGI Elective 2 0 6
BİY 5544 FUNGAL ECOLOGY Elective 2 2 6
BİY 5546 ANESTHESIA TECHNIQUES IN AQUATIC ANIMALS Elective 2 0 6
BİY 5548 FISH SYSTEMATICS Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5550 FISH DISEASES Elective 2 0 6
BİY 5552 FISH BIOECOLOGY Elective 2 0 6
BİY 5554 BENTHOLOGY Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5556 RESEARCH METHODS IN HYDROBIOLOGY Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5558 CURRENT ISSUES IN MOLECULAR BIOLOGY Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5560 BIOCHEMISTRY OF NUCLEIC ACIDS Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5562 INSECTICIDE RESISTANCE GENETICS Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5564 BIOINFORMATIC APPLICATIONS Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5566 INSECT ECOLOGY Elective 2 2 6
BİY 5568 INDISTRIAL MICROBIOLOGY Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5570 REPRODUCTION AND PRODUCTION TECHNIQUES IN PLANTS Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5572 PLANT ASSAY CODES II Elective 2 2 6
BİY 5574 RECENTLY INFORMATION IN PLANT NUTRITION AND SOIL SCIENCE Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5576 SPECIAL TOPICS IN BIOCHEMISTRY Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5578 ADVANCED METHODS IN MOLECULAR BIOLOGY Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5580 TAKSONOMY OF TRUFFLES Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5582 AGROBIODIVERSITY Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5584 THE EFFECTS OF INVASIVE SPECIES ON BIODIVERSITY Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5586 BIOCIDAL PRODUCTS AND THEIR USAGE IN PUBLIC HEALTH Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5588 Elective 3 0 6
BİY 5702 Specialization Field Course Required 4 0 6
BİY5090 Required 0 2 6
       
2. Year - 1. Term
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Course Type Theory Practice ECTS Print
BİY 5000 Thesis Work Required 0 0 24
BİY 5703 Specialization Field Course Required 4 0 6
       
2. Year - 2. Term
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Course Type Theory Practice ECTS Print
BİY 5704 Specialization Field Course Required 4 0 6
BİY5000 Thesis Work Required 0 0 24
       
 

Evaluation Questionnaires

Course & Program Outcomes Matrix

1. Year - 1. Term
Ders AdıPy1Py2Py3Py4Py5Py6Py7Py8Py9Py10Py11
Seminar54445433425
Scientific Research Techniques and Publishing Ethics55455444534
PLANT BIOTECHNOLOGY I44444442244
CYTOGENETICS44444342244
INSECT GENITAL PREPARATION TECHNIQUES55552554325
ZOOLOGICAL NOMENCLATURE53534453342
ENTOMOLOGICAL MUSEUM METHODS55552553325
STRUCTURE AND POLLUTION OF RIVER AND LAKES55552554325
RIVER ECOLOGY53532554325
BACTERIA GENETICS54555554544
PATHOGENETIC IN MICROORGANISMS55545455555
MICROBIAL BIOTECHNOLOGY55555555555
ADVANCED BIOTECHNOLOGY55555555555
PRODUCTION OF SECONDARY METABOLITES IN BIOTECHNOLOGY54554555555
BACTERIAL TOXINS AND DETERMINATION METHODS54544455555
IMPORTANCE PLANT AREAS AND BIOLOGICAL RICHNESS OF TÜRKİYE42454443343
VEGETATION OF TURKEY I43554443423
RESISTANCE RECLAMATION BASES55444455545
Nature Conservation444545 3534
MOLECULAR MECHANISM OF STRESS PHYSIOLOGY IN PLANTS44455455445
TOADSTOOLS AND MUSHROOM POISONING44434342434
SYSTEMATIC MYCOLOGY44434342434
MACROFUNGI CULTIVATION TECHNIQUES44434342434
FUNGAL BIOLOGY44434342434
HORMONAL SYSTEM IN FISHES AND HORMONE APPLICATIONS54444443343
AQUATIC TOXICOLOGY45545445555
ENDEMIC FISHES45545445555
FISH PARASITES45545445555
BEHAVIOURAL BIOLOGY OF THE ANIMALS45545445555
LAGOON ECOLOGY AND SIGNIFICANCE45545445555
INSECTICIDE RESISTANCE MECHANISM IN INSECTS43554443354
GENE EXPRESSION MECHANISMS54453343354
GENETIC MARKERS AND USES55445553444
APPLIED ENTOMOLOGY53534453342
RESEARCH AND TEST METHODS55455555554
BIOLOGICAL ACTIVITIES OF NATURAL PRODUCTS45444554545
MEDITERRANEAN ECOSYSTEMS45443554453
PLANT ASSAY CODES I34435544534
PLANT NUTRITION DISORDERS45545443535
EPIGENETICS45444554554
BIOLOGICAL CONTROL OF PHYTOPATHOGENIC FUNGI44455543545
PHYSIOLOGY OF FUNGI44435544355
PHYSIOLOGICAL DISORDER IN GARDEN PLANTS45554545544
BIOTECHNICS METHODS IN ENTOMOLOGY45554554554
SYSTEMATİCS OF HYPOGEOUS FUNGİ34544544534
            
            
            
            
Specialization Field Course54454545445
            
1. Year - 2. Term
Ders AdıPy1Py2Py3Py4Py5Py6Py7Py8Py9Py10Py11
PLANT BIOTECHNOLOGY II444 4442244
BIOSAFETY43434342244
INSECT ENDOCRINOLOGY53534453342
ADVANCED ENTOMOLOGY53534453342
IMMATURE PERIODS OF THE INSECTS55552553325
DETERMINATION OF FRESH WATER ORGANISMS55552554325
ECOTOXICOLOGY53534453342
PALEOMICROBIOLOGY54455555545
MICROBIAL ECOLOGY54554555555
MICROALGAE BIOTECHNOLOGY55555555555
EXPERIMENTALMICROBIOLOGY55555555555
BASIC METHODS IN BIOTECHNOLOGY55555555555
MEDICINAL PLANTS32553352322
MEDICINAL AND ECONOMIC PLANTS OF TURKEY32553352322
VEGETATION OF TURKEY II43554443423
Plant Stress Physiology54445443534
SOIL-PLANT-WATER RELATIONSHIPS55555543535
TRANSPORT EVENTS IN CELL54455445444
TRUFFLE FUNGUS44434342434
PARASITE FUNGI44434342434
FUNGAL ECOLOGY44434342434
ANESTHESIA TECHNIQUES IN AQUATIC ANIMALS55443233355
FISH SYSTEMATICS45545445555
FISH DISEASES45545445555
FISH BIOECOLOGY45545445555
BENTHOLOGY45545445555
RESEARCH METHODS IN HYDROBIOLOGY45545445555
CURRENT ISSUES IN MOLECULAR BIOLOGY53444343343
BIOCHEMISTRY OF NUCLEIC ACIDS45444343345
INSECTICIDE RESISTANCE GENETICS43554443354
BIOINFORMATIC APPLICATIONS54544455445
INSECT ECOLOGY53534453342
INDISTRIAL MICROBIOLOGY55555555555
REPRODUCTION AND PRODUCTION TECHNIQUES IN PLANTS55454445545
PLANT ASSAY CODES II34545454544
RECENTLY INFORMATION IN PLANT NUTRITION AND SOIL SCIENCE54544443534
SPECIAL TOPICS IN BIOCHEMISTRY45454555445
ADVANCED METHODS IN MOLECULAR BIOLOGY55544554445
TAKSONOMY OF TRUFFLES45544544445
AGROBIODIVERSITY44545554455
THE EFFECTS OF INVASIVE SPECIES ON BIODIVERSITY45444555454
BIOCIDAL PRODUCTS AND THEIR USAGE IN PUBLIC HEALTH45445454435
            
Specialization Field Course           
            
            
2. Year - 1. Term
Ders AdıPy1Py2Py3Py4Py5Py6Py7Py8Py9Py10Py11
Thesis Work            
Specialization Field Course44554445545
            
2. Year - 2. Term
Ders AdıPy1Py2Py3Py4Py5Py6Py7Py8Py9Py10Py11
Specialization Field Course44554445545
Thesis Work            
            
 

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