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Biology 211 - Allied Health Microbiology

Lecture Syllabus - Spring, 2006 

Laboratory Instructors:

Larry Hanne, Holt 328, 898-6298
Andrea White, Holt 318, 898-4123
Chris Broberg, PhSc 314, 898-5929 

Date Topic Reading (Ingraham Chapters)
Jan  23  Science of Microbiology 1
 25 Significance of Microbiology
 27 How to Study Microorganisms
WebCT Quiz #1
3
 30 Chemistry Review 2
Feb  01 Prokaryotic vs Eukaryotic Cell Structure 4
Endosymbiotic Theory
 03 Bacterial Cell Wall Structure
WebCT Quiz #2

 06 Microbial Genetics 6
 08 Gene Transfer in Bacteria
 10 Recombinant DNA
WebCT Quiz #3
7
 13 Growth 8
 15 Control of Bacterial Growth 9
 17 Exam I - 80 points (LAST DAY TO DROP)
 20 Basic Metabolism and Classification 5 and 10
 22 Prokaryotic Diversity 11
 24 Eukaryotic Diversity
WebCT Quiz #4
12
 27 Viruses I 13
March  01 Viruses II
 03 Microbes and Human Health
WebCT Quiz #5
14
 06 Microbes and Disease I 15
 08 Microbes and Disease II
 10 Innate Immunity
WebCT Quiz #6
16
SPRING BREAK
 20 Adaptive Immunity I 17
 22 Adaptive Immunity II and Vaccines
 24 Exam II - 100 points
 27 Immunological Disorders 18
 29 Serology 19

 31 CAESAR CHAVEZ HOLIDAY
WebCT Quiz #7

April  03 Epidemiology 20
 05 Antimicrobial Therapy I 21
 07 Antimicrobial Therapy II
WebCT Quiz #8

 10 Upper Respiratory Tract (URT) Infections 22
 12 Lower Respiratory Tract Infections
 14 Influenza
WebCT Quiz #9

 17 Gastrointestinal (GI) Infections I 23
 19 Gastrointestinal Infections II
 21 Wastewater Treatment
WebCT Quiz #10
28
 24 Urinary Tract Infections (UTI) 24
 26 Genitourinary Tract Infections
 28 Exam III - 100 pts
May  01 Meningitis 25
 03 Skin Infections 26
 05 Systemic Infections
WebCT Quiz #11
27
 08 Microbes and the Environment 28
 10 Food Microbiology 29
 12 Microbial Biotechnology 29
 15 Comprehensive Final Exam - 150 points (12:00)
Study Guide of material after Exam III
Comprehensive Study Guide
Chapters 1 - 29