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