ÇANKAYA UNIVERSITY

DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY

2017-2018 FALL SEMESTER

 

BIO101-INTRODUCTION TO BIOLOGY SYLLABUS

 

 

Course Outline:

 

DATE

SUBJECT

29 Sept.

First meeting; Biology and Psychology

6 Oct.

Atoms, Molecules and Life-Biological Molecules

13 Oct.

Cell Structure

20 Oct.

Cell Function

27 Oct.

Inheritance: DNA, Gene Expression, Cellular Reproduction

3 Nov.

Nutrition and digestion

10 Nov.

Midterm exam!!!

17 Nov.

Nervous System

24 Nov.

Endocrine System

1 Dec.

Endocrine System

8 Dec.

Reproduction and Development

15 Dec.

Psychological Disorders and Their Biological Basis- Performance

22 Dec.

Psychological Disorders and Their Biological Basis- Performance

29 Dec.

Psychological Disorders and Their Biological Basis- Performance

5 Jan.

Psychological Disorders and Their Biological Basis- Performance

2-14 Jan.

Final Exams!!!

 

 

Suggested textbooks:

 

  • Campbell Essential Biology;

Simon, Eric J.; Reece, Jane B.; Dickey, Jean L.

Benjamin Cummings, 2012

  • Biology- Concepts and Connections

Campbell, Mitchell, Reece

Addison Wesley Longman, 4th Edition

  • Biology:Life on Earth

Teresa Audesirk, Gerald Audesirk, Bruce E. Byers

Prentice Hall

 

 

Lecturer: Yeşim Kümbet

                ykumbet@cankaya.edu.tr

                BIO101.cankaya.edu.tr (please visit this website for announcements)

 

 

Grading: 40 % midterm

                 40 % final

                 20 % performance

                 Attandance is a must!

 

 

 

ÇANKAYA UNIVERSITY

DEPARTMENT OF COMPUTER ENGINEERING

2017-18 FALL SEMESTER

 

BIO101-INTRODUCTION TO BIOLOGY SYLLABUS

 

 

Course Outline:

 

DATE

SUBJECT

29 Sept.

Meeting, general knowledge about the course

6 Oct.

Atoms, Molecules and Life

13 Oct.

Biological Molecules

20 Oct.

Cell Structure

27 Oct.

Cell Function

3 Nov.

Inheritance: DNA, Gene Expression, Cellular Reproduction

10 Nov.

Midterm exam!!!

17 Nov.

Nervous System and Neuroscience

24 Nov.

Bioinformatics and Biological Databases

1 Dec.

Synthetic Biology: Applying Engineering to Biology

8 Dec.

Nanobiotechnology

15 Dec.

Biology and Computer: Today and Future- Presentations

22 Dec.

Biology and Computer: Today and Future- Presentations

29 Dec.

Biology and Computer: Today and Future- Presentations

5 Jan.

Biology and Computer: Today and Future- Presentations

2-14 Jan.

Final Exams!!!

 

 

 

Suggested textbooks:

 

  • Campbell Essential Biology; Simon, Eric J.; Reece, Jane B.; Dickey, Jean L.

Benjamin Cummings, 2012

  • Biology- Concepts and Connections; Campbell, Mitchell, Reece Addison Wesley

      Longman, 4th Edition

  • Algorithms on Strings, Trees and Sequences: Computer Science and Computational Biology

by Dan Gusfield (Cambridge University Press, 1997)

  • Bioinformatics: Sequence and Genome Analysis by David W. Mount (Cold Spring Harbor

Lab, 2001)

 

 

Lecturer: Yeşim KÜMBET

                ykumbet@cankaya.edu.tr

                 BIO101.cankaya.edu.tr

 

Grading: 40 % midterm

                 40 % final

                 20 % project

                 Attendance is a must!