GENERAL MICROBIOLOGY

Course Information
TitleΓΕΝΙΚΗ ΜΙΚΡΟΒΙΟΛΟΓΙΑ / GENERAL MICROBIOLOGY
CodeΝ024Ε
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
SchoolAgriculture
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID420001768

Programme of Study: PPS Geōponías (2019-sīmera)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective CoursesSpring-4

Programme of Study: UPS School of Agriculture (2011-today)

Registered students: 116
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective CoursesSpring-5

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours4
Total Hours52
Class ID
600120552
Type of the Course
  • Background
Course Category
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
General Prerequisites
There are no prerequisites
Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course students will be able to unterstand the structure and main funnctions of prokaryotic cells, eukaryotic cells and virus
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
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.
Keywords
prokaryotic, eukaryotic, virus
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures52
Laboratory Work6
Reading Assigment79
Exams3
Total140
Student Assessment
Description
Written exams at the end of semester.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative)
Bibliography
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
Additional bibliography for study
Συμπληρωματικές Σημειώσεις Γ. Μικροβιολογίας", Κουτσουμανής Κ.
Last Update
28-01-2019