First and second year i the study programme.
On successful completion of the course, the student should be able to
The course covers special medical microbiology with lectures on human pathogenic microorganisms and infections. The lectures provide the foundation for laboratory experiments where the students analyse various test samples. The students must evaluate the discovery of various microorganisms in a number of test samples in relation to different diagnoses. The mechanisms of action of antibiotics, resistance mechanisms and the development of resistance in bacteria are also covered. Emphasis is placed on the necessity of quality control, quality assurance and internal control mechanisms in the medical microbiological laboratory.
Instruction is comprised of lectures, laboratory exercises and group work. It is compulsory to take part in the group work and laboratory exercises. Each student make a collection of written work that fills the learning outcomes. More details about the compulsory assignments and the teaching methods are found in the course room on Canvas.
Del 1) Individuell praktisk eksamen, 3 timer, vektes 60%
Del 2) Individuell skriftlig eksamen under tilsyn, 2 timer, vektes 40%
Faculty of Engineering and Science