|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Public Health, Medical & Vet Sciences|
The habitat, the major characteristics and the methods used for the isolation and identification of bacteria and viruses of medical and veterinary importance will be presented. The range of selective and differential media used and the basis of the biochemical tests will be discussed in detail. The major emphasis of this course will be given to developing the practical skills required for diagnostic microbiology and virology. The subject is complementary to MI3051.
|Prerequisites:||MI2021 or PC2201|
|MI5003 and MI5021 and MI3421|
|Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal|
|Census Date 28-Mar-2019|
|Coordinator:||Assoc. Professor Brenda Govan|
|Lecturers:||Assoc. Professor Jeffrey Warner, Miss Lou Costanzo, Professor Ellen Ariel, Dr Helma Antony, Professor Estelle Venter.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
|Assessment:||end of semester exam (50%); other exams (30%); assignments (10%); written assignment (10%).|
Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.