|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Public Health, Medical & Vet Sciences|
The habitat, the major characteristics and methods used for the isolation and identification of bacteria and parasites 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 subject will be given to developing the practical skills required for diagnostic microbiology and parasitology. The subject is complementary to MI5051.
Achieve an overall percentage of 50% or more; A satisfactory level (50%) over all on-course assessment components; A grade of at least 40% on the final theory exam.
|Prerequisites:||MI2011 and MI2021|
|Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal|
|Census Date 25-Mar-2021|
|Coordinator:||Assoc. Professor Brenda Govan|
|Lecturers:||Assoc. Professor Jeffrey Warner, Mrs Melissa Crawford, Assoc. Professor Brenda Govan, Mrs Vanessa Harris, Mrs Kylie Carrigan, Miss Chantal Nightingale, Professor Estelle Venter, Ms Kerri Trezona.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
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.