Disinfection, Sterilization and Antisepsis
General Information About Program:
Sterilization and disinfection is vital and important processes in the health sector. Hospital infections are not only important for the patients but also for the personnel. By effective sterilization and disinfection, the incidence of hospital infections will be reduced and the spread of resistant microorganisms will be prevented. For this purpose, personnel working in the central sterilization units serving in the hospitals for twenty-four hours have very big duties and responsibilities. With the Disinfection, Sterilization and Antisepsis Program, it is aimed to educate students who have theoretical and technical education in basic and application fields and to provide students with knowledge about research and development and applications and to reach the basic knowledge level. The elimination of the shortage of elements needed in this area is thus considered. Disinfection, Sterilization and Antisepsis

The aim of Disinfection, Sterilization and Antisepsis program is to educate students who have sufficient theoretical knowledge in their fields, gained experience with the internship in this subject and who have business discipline.
The students who have completed the program are given an associate degree diploma and the title of, Disinfection, Sterilization and Antisepsis Health Technician Program. Graduates of this department do not have the opportunity to work individually and work in the sterilization units of private and public hospitals.
Qualification Awarded
Education Level: YÇ-AYA, AYÇ-YBÖ: 5
Enrollment Requirements: In order to access Disinfection, Sterilization and Antisepsia Program, it is required to have completed secondary education, by direct transfer from vocational high schools or from the university student selection exam organized by ÖSYM. Students who apply to the program should not have any obstacles in terms of physical spirituality. Regarding Registration Admission Requirements, Hacettepe University Associate Degree, Undergraduate Education and Examination Regulations must be fulfilled.
Qualification Requirements and Regulations: In order to graduate, students are required to have successfully completed 120 ECTS credits in four semesters. In this program, they have to successfully complete all courses required for 60 ECTS credits in the first two semesters and in the remaining two semesters. Those who complete the program are given the title of Associate Degree and Disinfection, Sterilization and Antisepsis Technician. Information about Hacettepe University Associate, Undergraduate Education and Examination Regulations:
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Önceki Öğrenmelerin Tanınması :Dezenfeksiyon, Sterilizasyon ve Antisepsi Programına kayıt yaptırmaya hak kazanan öğrenciler ortaöğretim eğitimini tamamlamış veya yurtdışında eşdeğer bir eğitim almış ve ulusal üniversite sınavında bu program için gerekli puanı elde etmiş öğrenciler veya başka bir yükseköğretim kurumundan yatay geçiş yapan öğrencilerdir. Bu öğrencilerin geçmiş öğrenimlerinin akademik tanınması ile ilgili Hacettepe Üniversitesi Ön Lisans Eğitim-Öğretim ve Sınav Yönetmeliği'ne bakılabilir. İlgili yönetmelik linki:http://www.oid.hacettepe.edu.tr
Recognition of Previous Learning: Students enrolled in the Disinfection, Sterilization and Antisepsis Program are students who have completed their secondary education or have received an equivalent education abroad and are transferring students from another university or other higher education institution who have achieved the required score for this program in the national university exam. Hacettepe University Associate Degree Education and Examination Regulations related to the academic recognition of past students can be examined. Related regulation link: http: //www.oid.hacettepe.edu.tr
1- Has knowledge of basic level institutional and applied knowledge and skills, access to basic level information about disinfection, sterilization and antisepsis methods.
2- Informs the relevant people and institutions by using the basic knowledge and skills about disinfection, sterilization and antisepsis and conveys their thoughts and suggestions for solutions to the problems in written and orally.
3- Dezenfeksiyon, Sterilizasyon ve antisepsi konusunda görev, hak ve sorumlulukları ile ilgili yasa, yönetmelik, mevzuata, mesleki etik ilkelere, demokrasiye ve insan haklarına uygun davranır, mesleki ve etik değerleri gözeterek çözüm önerileri geliştirir.
4- Evaluate and evaluate the data by using basic level knowledge and skills on disinfection, sterilization and antisepsis, conduct the assigned task independently, identify and analyze the problems, take responsibility in the studies planned for the solution and share the solutions to the problems with the experts and non-experts.
5- Uses information and communication technologies with computer software in basic level related to disinfection, sterilization and antisepsis.
6- Evaluates the basic knowledge and skills acquired in disinfection, sterilization and antisepsis with a critical approach and manages the activities of the employees working under their responsibility in the framework of a project.
7- It is an example of society with its appearance, attitude, attitude and behaviors and has experience of working with other health disciplines.
8-Identify learning requirements and directs learning. For this purpose, he / she knows at least one foreign language and follows the current information about his / her profession and communicates with his / her colleagues.
9-Contributes to projects and activities for the social environment with a sense of social responsibility, monitors the events on the agenda of the society and the world in the field of health and is sensitive to developments.
10- Disinfection, sterilization and antisepsis data related to the collection, interpretation, implementation and results of the announcement of the social, scientific, cultural and ethical values act in accordance with the stages.
11- Acts in accordance with quality management and processes, participates in these processes, has sufficient consciousness about individual and public health, environmental protection and occupational safety.

Occupational Profiles of Graduates: Disinfection, Sterilization and Antisepsis Technicians are the health technicians who know all the steps required to be prepared for the use of medical instruments in the health sector, who have the skills to know them theoretically and who can practice them.

Transition to an Upper Level: YÇ-AYA: 1, AYÇ-YBÖ: 6

Structure of the Curriculum: Disinfection, Sterilization and Antisepsis Program consists of 4 semesters and 120 ECTS. Students can complete a total of 120 ECTS credits in order to graduate from a total of 30 ECTS credits in compulsory, elective courses and internships. ECTS (% 75) and elective (% 25) are elective courses. Elective courses can be taken from other programs of the vocational school and / or from other faculties.

Exams, Assessment and Grading: The assessment methods used in the courses are defined in the yöntem Course Teaching Plan Sınav included in the information package. In relation to exams and success grades, H.Ü. The related articles of the Associate Degree Education Examination Regulations are applied. http://www.oid.hacettepe.edu.t is

Graduation Requirements: In order to graduate, students have successfully completed a total of 120 ECTS credits in four semesters and have to have at least 2,00 overall academic average according to 4 system.

Education Type: Full Time


Hacettepe Universty Vocational School of Health Services
06100 Sıhhiye- Ankara