Introductory Microbiology (LSCI230): This course is an Introduction to the world of microorganism, including bacteria, viruses, yeast and protists. It provides an overview of the diversity of microorganisms and their environments. This course covers basic concept in microbiology such as cell composition, replication and metabolism. Laboratory work emphasize basic laboratory technique used in microbiology.
Mechanisms of Pathogenicity (MICR341): The goal of this course is to present advanced concept in the field of infectious diseases including virulence factors and host response. It described the process by which pathogens cause disease in humans and animals. During laboratory work, techniques to study virulence are performed and bacterial pathogens are identified.