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Anesthesia

Degree
A.D.
Duration (Years)
2
Medium of Instruction
Turkish

The primary aim of the Anesthesia Associate Degree Program is to bring up qualified health professionals supporting the surgeons during operations. The program takes pride in being the first anesthesia program in the TRNC and is important in catering for the demand for qualified anesthesia technicians both in TRNC and Turkey. Rapid developments in medical technology influence medical practices in anesthesia. Along with these developments, demand for intermediate workforce in the field of anesthesia is progressively increasing both in the TRNC and the Republic of Turkey.

Vision

The Anesthesia Associate Degree Program strives to deliver education in line with the developments in science and technology and in accordance with international, professional and ethical standards. The program’s primary aim is to graduate qualified professionals who will cater for the demand for anesthesia technicians both in the TRNC and the Republic of Turkey.

Mission

The mission of the program is to graduate productive, inquisitive and modern health technicians with cultural awareness and effective communication skills, fulfilling their responsibilities towards community by efficiently adapting themselves to changing conditions, working effectively in teams both within our country and region and benefitting from science and technology.

General Information

Graduates of the Anesthesia Associate Degree Program are all qualified, modern professionals who possess in-depth knowledge on anatomy, physiology, pharmacology special treatment methods and anesthesiology.

Education

The program carries utmost importance both in the TRNC and the Republic of Turkey since it caters for the demand for qualified anesthesia technicians both in the TRNC and the Republic of Turkey. Prominent academicians from the universities in the Republic of Turkey have agreed to contribute to the program both by providing consultancy and actively delivering courses.

Facilities

  • The program has been developed upon strong academic and physical foundation.
  • Along with academic activities taking place throughout the academic year, students are provided with summer internship opportunities at well-known health institutions.
  • Students may benefit from numerous social, cultural and sports activities offered by clubs and facilities within the university.
  • EMU Health Sciences Faculty Center for Healthy Living provides numerous advantages through the anatomy lab, professional skill lab, anthropometry lab and body analysis and metabolism calculation tools.

Graduates;

  • possess information, both in theory and application, regarding latest techniques in anesthetics and application tools.
  • are aware of the importance of ethical principles and rules for individuals and the community;
  • are able to interpret and evaluate data based on their knowledge in anesthetics; can define, analyse and provide solutions for problematic areas;
  • are able to work independently by using the information gained in the field of anesthetics.
  • work in line with social, scientific, cultural and ethical values in the collection, interpretation, application and dissemination of the data in the field of anesthetics.
  • act in accordance with the laws and regulations, by-laws and professional ethics related to their field.

Career Opportunities

Program graduates may pursue employment opportunities at surgery departments of the state and private hospitals as well as polyclinics.

Contact Information

Tel: +90 392 630 3939
Fax: +90 392 365 3940
E-mail: sbf@emu.edu.tr
Web: http://sbf.emu.edu.tr

Degree
A.D.
Duration (Years)
2
Medium of Instruction
Turkish

Curriculum

Course Code Course Title Semester Credit Lecture Hour (hrs/week) Lab (hrs/week) Tutorial (hrs/week) ECTS
Semester 1
ANES121 Anesthesiology - I 1 4 3 3 -
FZTR151 Introduction to Anatomy
Bu ders; öğrencilerin, insan anatomisini ve fizyolojisini, vücut sistemlerini ve fonksiyonlarını öğrenmesini amaçlamaktır. Dersin kapsamında; kemikler, eklemler, kaslar, sistemler, organizmanın bölümleri (hücre-doku-organ-sistem), görevleri ve bu bölümler arasındaki iletişim incelenmektedir.
1 3 2 2 -
FZTR152 Introduction to Physiology 1 2 2 - -
KIMY109 Fundamentals of Chemistry
Properties of matter, atoms and atoms, molecules and ions, Chemical Compounds, Chemical Reactions, Reactions in Aqueous Solutions, Gases, Thermochemistry, Electrons in Atoms, Periodic Table, Chemical Bonding, Chemical Equilibrium, Acids and Bases
1 3 3 1 -
ENGL161 Basic English - I
ENGL161 (Beginner) is a first semester, first year English language course. It is designed to help students improve the level of their English to halfway towards A1 level, as specified in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. This course introduces the students to the English language and aims to develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills.
1 3 3 1 -
ITEC115 Introduction to Computers
The course presents the basic description of information technology concepts, basic computer system hardware and software components, common terminology in information technology, application areas, and integration of computer system components. Students document on the computer using office programs, spreadsheets, and presentations that are necessary to prepare is to provide basic knowledge and skills.
1 3 2 2 -
Semester 2
ANES122 Anesthesiology - II 2 4 3 3 -
ANES104 Anesthesia Technical Special Care and Treatment
This course involves the issues of possible malfunctions with anesthesia machines and systems, maintenance and repair of equipments used in anesthesia, sterilization, liquids and their preparation, maintenance of monitors and catheters in the operating room and maintenance and repair of anesthesia circuits.
2 4 3 2 -
ANES106 Anesthesia Pharmacology
Introduction to pharmacology, drug administration routes, pharmaceutical forms, drug pharmacokinetics, passage of drugs from membranes, pharmacokinetic of drugs (absorption, distribution), pharmacokinetic of drugs (metabolism and excretion), factors that altering the effects of drugs, drug interactions, the toxic effects of drugs, drug allergies, drug action mechanisms, concepts related with pharmacodynamics, treatment of fluid-electrolyte and acid-base disorders, oxygen treatment, preanaesthetic medication, introduction to general anesthetics, the pharmacokinetics of inhalation and intravenous anesthetics.
2 2 2 - -
FZTR153 Introduction to Microbiology
Basic microbiology and parasitology. History of microbiology, basic features of microorganisms, nutrition of microorganisms, reproduction, microbiology of special environment, normal microbe flora of human body, host-parasite relations, spreading ways of microorganisms, basic immune system, sterilization, methods of disinfection.
2 2 2 2 -
ENGL162 Basic English - II
ENGL162 is a second semester, first year English language course. It is designed to help students improve the level of their English to A1 level, as specified in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. This course introduces the students to the English language and aims to develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in academic settings.
2 3 3 1 -
HIST280 Atatürk's Principles and History of Turkish Reforms 2 2 2 - -
Semester 3
ANES200 Summer Training
Practical reinforcement of theoretical knowledge acquired in I. and II. Semester, in Anesthesiology and Reanimation Departments of public hospitals and private hospitals and intensive care units located in the TRNC and Turkey for 4 weeks.
3 No-Credit - - -
ANES221 Anesthesiology - III 3 4 3 - -
ANES223 Monitoring 3 3 2 - -
ANES205 First Aid
Structure and functioning of the human body, basic life functions, basic concepts of first aid, scene, emergency case assessment, basic life support, injuries, wound care, bleedings, fractures, dislocations, sprains and strains, heat-related problems, poisoning, disorders of consciousness, strangulations , foreign bodies, transport techniques, wrapping techniques, first aid kit.
3 2 2 1 -
ANES222 Infectious Diseases 3 3 3 - -
UE01 University Elective - I 3 3 3 - -
UE02 University Elective - II 3 3 3 - -
Semester 4
ANES228 Professional Practice - II 4 6 - 12 -
ANES227 Anesthesiology - IV 4 4 3 3 -
FZTR223 Health Concepts and Terminology 4 2 2 - -
PSYC111 Science of Physcology
This course is designed to introduce the students about the psychological approaches, theories and applications. The topics which will be covered; Research methods in Psychology, learning, memory, motivation, emotions, stress, health psychology and social psychology
4 2 2 2 -
AE01 Area Elective - I
The elective courses offered this semester are listed below. For a complete list of elective courses, please check the department website.
  • ANES104 - Anesthesia Technical Special Care and Treatment
4 3 3 - -
AE02 Area Elective - II
The elective courses offered this semester are listed below. For a complete list of elective courses, please check the department website.
  • ANES104 - Anesthesia Technical Special Care and Treatment
4 2 3 - -