Academic Catalog 2020-21

BIO 3620 Medical Microbiology

Lecture sessions provide an in-depth study of microscopic organisms of medical importance, focusing specifically on those viruses, bacteria, fungi, protozoa, and helminthes involved in pathogenic processes. Lectures will cover prokaryotic and eukaryotic cell structure, microbial growth and metabolism, microbial classification, virology, microbial pathogenesis, and host defense mechanisms - 3 hours lecture. Prerequisites: BIO 2800/BIO 2805 and BIO 2900/BIO 2905 or consent of the instructor.


3.00 units


BIO 3625 - lab