Course Content (Syllabus)
1.This course covers the fundamentals of microbiology including prokaryotic and eukaryotic organisms and virus. Topics include cell structure of bacteria, animal and plant cell, virus and fungi, microbial growth and environmental effects, metabolism, microbial genetics, nomenclature and classification of bacteria.
2.Three practical sessions with aseptic technique and manipulation of microorganisms under laboratory conditions to illustrate the basic principles of microbiology.
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Brock Biology of Microorganisms, By Michael T. Madigan, John M. Martinko, Kelly S. Bender, Daniel H. Buckley, David A. Stahl, Thomas Brock