Course Title: Advanced Clinical Microbiology 3

Part A: Course Overview

Course Title: Advanced Clinical Microbiology 3

Credit Points: 24.00

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


135H Applied Sciences


Sem 1 2009

Course Coordinator: M Deighton, B Meehan

Course Coordinator Phone: +61 3 9925 7123

Course Coordinator Email:

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

A degree in biological sciences or a related area, with microbiology to at least second year level.  Pre-requisites or co-requisites: Medical Microbiology 1 (ONPS1054) and Medical Microbiology 2 (ONPS1048).

Course Description

This course covers advanced aspects of microbiology.  The content differs from year to year, depending on the courses offered by the Master of Biotechnology program that year/semester

Objectives/Learning Outcomes/Capability Development

Development of advanced understanding and skills in one aspect of medical microbiology

Overview of Learning Activities

Lectures, practical classes, assignments, on line tests

Overview of Learning Resources

Prescribed texts and references will be given at the beginning of the course and will be available in the part B Course Guide.

Overview of Assessment

Examination, practical assessment , on line tests