May 16, 2016 by Marcia Firmani (firmanim)
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MLS 6123 : Advanced Clinical Microbiology I
Mon, 16 May 2016 08:49:40 GMT
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Catalog Pages referencing this course
Medical Laboratory Science (MLS)
Programs referencing this course
CM-MSHS: Clinical Microbiology
School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Clinical Research and Leadership (CRL)
Long Course Title
Advanced Clinical Microbiology I
Short Course Title
Adv Clinical Microbiology I
Number of Credits
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Repeatable for Credit?
BISC 1111 and HSCI 3106; for BISC 111 an equivalent biology course and for HSCI an equivalent general microbiology course may be substituted at the instructor's discretion
Frequency of Offering
Are there Course Equivalents?
Are Fees Applicable?
Explanation and Description of Fees
Remote Proctor Fee
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This course covers the pathogenic characteristics, isolation techniques, specimen collection and handling, laboratory identification, and treatment of medically significant bacteria and viruses with an emphasis on current diagnostic techniques used in clinical practice. Laboratory fee.
1. Differentiate the pathogenic and normal flora of the human body. 2. Describe mechanisms of bacterial and viral pathogenicity. 3. Illustrate the routes of infection for each infectious agent discussed. 4. Correlate the organism with the disease or pathologic manifestation 5. Evaluate laboratory methods for collection, transport and identification bacteria and viruses. 6. Evaluate clinical history, colonial/cellular morphology, biochemical and serological reactions to definitively identify and distinguish causative agents of infectious diseases. 7. Compare and contrast the safety measures necessary for working with bacteria and viruses. 8. Differentiate anti-bacterial and anti-viral agents used in therapy for bacterial and viral infections
Uploaded a Course Syllabus
MLS 6112_Adv Clin Micro I.docx
Explanation of how the course differs from similar GW courses
This courses focuses on human pathogens and diagnostics methods to diagnose infectious diseases.
This course will ultimately replace the MLS 6114 2 credit course. This courses added 1 credit of essential content and is a 3 credit course.
Course Reviewer Comments
Sun, 17 Jan 2016 13:18:17 GMT
Rollback: as requested
Mon, 18 Jan 2016 00:49:09 GMT