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May 14, 2021
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HSC 425 - Microbiology for Health Sci
Microbiology for the Health Sciences
Prerequisite: HSC 215 or CHE 210/21 or BIO 220

This course provides students with specific knowledge of the interrelationships between microbial organisms and human health. It will provide students with basic information on microbial organisms and how they affect the human host and tools to appreciate the principles underlying the pathogenesis, maintenance & control of an infectious disease by microbes such as viruses, bacteria, fungus and protozoal infectious agents. The role of the host in the control of an infectious disease or an invading parasite and host immune response will be discussed. Knowledge gained from this course and associated laboratory component will help students appreciate microbial organisms and the importance of microbes in human society.

0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 3.000 Lecture hours
0.000 TO 3.000 Lab hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Laboratory, Lecture, Lecture and Lab

Health Sciences Department

Prerequisite HSC 425

General Requirements:
Course or Test: HSC 215
May not be taken concurrently.  )
Course or Test: CHE 210
May not be taken concurrently.  )
Course or Test: BIO 220
May not be taken concurrently. )

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