Clinical Microbiology I Part A

MICB1202A

  • Requisites: This course is available to students in the Medical Laboratory Technology program. Co-requisites: HEMA1201, RSCH1100, CLIC1203, MMDX1204. Prerequisites: MELT1103, ANAP1105, HSTO1106, MELT1104, MELT1107.
  • Course Equivalencies:
  • Open Studies: Not Available

Students will learn the concepts and laboratory techniques required to process clinical microbiological specimens, including basic specimen culturing, direct smear staining, and methods for determining respiratory and atmospheric growth conditions required for microbial growth. The theory of the bacterial cell, its function, anatomy, biochemistry and bacterial metabolism will also be discussed. Emphasis is on recognition of microbial cellular and colonial morphology, physiological characteristics, growth requirements, and key tests used for differentiation and identification purposes. Students will also be introduced to the concept of antimicrobials. Laboratory exercises will provide practical experience, complementing the theoretical components.

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Upcoming Sessions

Class Section Dates
21561 A01 Jan. 06 - Apr. 24, 2020
Delivery Status
Day Open
Meeting Times:
  • Jan. 6 to Apr. 23 - Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Class Section Dates
21562 X01 Jan. 06 - Apr. 24, 2020
Delivery Status
Day Full
Meeting Times:
  • Jan. 8 to Mar. 11 - Wednesday: 1:00 PM - 3:50 PM
  • Jan. 9 to Mar. 12 - Thursday: 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
  • Mar. 17 to Apr. 23 - Tuesday, Thursday: 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
  • Mar. 18 to Apr. 22 - Wednesday: 1:00 PM - 2:50 PM
  • Apr. 8 - Wednesday: 1:00 PM - 3:50 PM
Class Section Dates
26004 X02 Jan. 06 - Apr. 24, 2020
Delivery Status
Day Open
Meeting Times:
  • Jan. 7 to Mar. 10 - Tuesday: 1:00 PM - 3:50 PM
  • Jan. 8 to Mar. 11 - Wednesday: 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
  • Mar. 16 to Apr. 22 - Monday, Wednesday: 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
  • Mar. 17 to Apr. 21 - Tuesday: 1:00 PM - 2:50 PM
  • Apr. 7 - Tuesday: 1:00 PM - 3:50 PM