MICROBIO 255 Introduction to Medical Microbiology

For undergraduate nursing majors only. With lab. Basic concepts of microbiology with emphasis on microbial pathogenesis and immunity. Medically important microorganisms including bacteria, fungi, and viruses and the diseases they cause. Laboratory exercises teach fundamental skills in aseptic technique, microscopy, pure culture study, and the isolation and identification of pathogenic microorganisms. (Gen.Ed. BS).

Semester(s) offered: 
Spring
Prerequisites: 
KIN 270, 271, 272, 273
Level: 
Undergraduate
Credits: 
4