General Microbiology

Mahidol University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    General Microbiology

  • Host University

    Mahidol University

  • Location

    Bangkok, Thailand

  • Area of Study

    Microbiology

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    ICBI 101

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

    4
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    0
  • Overview

    Course Description:

    Structure, physiology and ecology of viruses, bacteria, protozoa and fungi especially bacteria, aspects of microbiology importance in health, sanitation, food processing and industry. Practical exercises are included.

    Course Objectives:

    • Students should distinguish the structures of virus, bacteria, protozoa and fungi.
    • Students should describe the physiology an decology of these 4 groups of living things.
    • Students should explain the importance of microorganisms in health, sanitation, food processing and industry.

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