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BIOL 2161K

Introduction to Medical Microbiology

Spring 2016 Lecture Schedule

Class Day

Lecture Topic(s)

Chapters

1/12

Orientation

Main Themes of Microbiology & Historical Perspective

Chapter 1

1/13

Last Day To Drop/Add The Class

1/14

Main Themes of Microbiology

Tools of the Laboratory

Chapters 1 & 3

1/19

Tools of the Laboratory

Prokaryotic Profiles Pt. 1

Chapters 3 & 4

1/21

Prokaryotic Profiles Pt. 1

Chapter 4

1/26

Microbial Nutrition & Growth

Chapter 7

1/28

Microbial Nutrition & Growth

Microbial Metabolism

Chapters 7 & 8

2/2

Microbial Metabolism

Chapter 8

2/4

Microbial Genetics (not on Exam I)

Chapters 9 & 10

2/9

Exam #1

Chapters 1, 3, 4, 7, 8

2/11

Taxonomy

Chapter 1

2/16

Prokaryotic Profiles Pt. 2

Lab Practical #1; Day 1

Chapter 4

2/18

Eukaryotic Cells & Microorganisms

Lab Practical #1; Day 2

Chapter 5

2/23

An Introduction to Viruses

Chapter 6

2/25

Exam #2

Chapters 1, 5, 6, 9, 10

3/1

Physical Control of Microbes

Chapter 11

3/3

Chemical Control of Microbes

Chapter 11

3/8

Microbe-Human Interaction

Chapter 13

3/10

Microbe-Human Interaction

Chapter 13

3/14

Last Day To Withdraw Without Penalty

3/15

Epidemiology

Chapter 13

3/17

Host Defenses II (Immune Responses)

Chapter 15

3/22

Disorders in Immunity

Chapter 16

3/24

Exam #3

Chapters 11, 13, 15, 16

3/29 & 3/31

No Lecture or Labs Spring Break

4/5

Diseases Affecting the Skin & Eyes

Chapter 18

4/7

Diseases Affecting the Skin & Eyes

Chapter 18

4/12

Diseases Affecting the Respiratory System

Chapter 21

4/14

Diseases Affecting the Genitourinary System

Lab Practical #2

Chapter 23

4/19

Diseases Affecting the Gastrointestinal Tract

Chapter 22

4/21

Diseases Affecting the Gastrointestinal Tract

Diseases Affecting the Nervous System

Chapters 22 & 19

4/26

Diseases Affecting the Cardiovascular & Lymphatic System

Chapter 20

4/28

Exam #4

Chapters 18-23

5/5

Final Exam

9:30-11:30am

Comprehensive

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