Information sheet ECTS Syllabus
Course syllabus N400V18_4D - Selected Topics in Microbiology (FCFT - 2018/2019 - post-graduate studies)
|University:||Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Chemical and Food Technology|
|Course unit code:||N400V18_4D|
|Course unit title:||Selected Topics in Microbiology|
|Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:|
|Recommended semester/trimester:||Chemical Engineering - doctoral (optional), 1. year|
|Level of study:||3.|
|Prerequisites for registration:||none|
|Learning outcomes of the course unit:|
|To acquaint students with non-cellular infectious particles, with prokaryotic and eukaryotic microbes.
Provide students with knowledge regarding the metabolism, genetics, diversity and biotic relationships of microorganisms with emphasis on practical applications and the role of microorganisms in biotechnology, medicine and environmental processes.
|Viruses, bacteriophages, prions.
Genetics of microorganisms, mutation, gene transfer and recombination. Selection of mutants. Microbial genomics, genetic engineering.
Host-pathogen interactions. Microorganisms as origin of infectious diseases. Virulence, pathogenicity, antimicrobial therapy.
Microorganisms in the biosphere.
Catabolic and anabolic processes of microorganisms and their technological significance and importance in medicine.
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|Language of instruction:||slovak or english|
|Assessed students in total: 0|
|Name of lecturer(s):||prof. RNDr. Daniela Hudecová, CSc. (person responsible for course) - slovak, english|
|Last modification:||27. 8. 2018|
|Supervisor:||prof. RNDr. Daniela Hudecová, CSc. and programme supervisor|
Last modification made by Ing. Tomáš Molnár on 08/27/2018.