MBIO19004 Humans, Microbes and Disease

Course Description

This course will consider both the normal human microbiota and those which cause disease. The course will consider both virulence mechanisms exhibited by the pathogens and defence mechanisms of the host, especially the immune system. Microbial genetics will be discussed and integrated with the rest of this course.

Course at a glance

Faculty: Faculty of Arts, Health and Sciences
Career: Undergraduate
Credit points: 6
Requisites: Prerequisite: MBIO 19003
HECS Banding: 2
EFTSL 0.125

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