Course title in Estonian
Course title in English
approximate amount of contact lessons
lecturer of 2018/2019 Spring semester
Kairi Koort (eesti keel)
lecturer of 2019/2020 Autumn semester
lecturer not assigned
Understanding of microbial diversity and their importance.
Brief description of the course
Microbial morphology and their spread in nature. Overview of different physiological and systematical groups of microbes. Aerobic and anaerobic breathing. Animal and plant microflora. Human microflora.
Every major chapter ends with a non-graded test. Independent work with textbooks is required.
Learning outcomes in the course
- The student has an overview of microbial diversity in various organisms and systems
- The student can identify different species and taxonomic units based on their of morphology and physiology
Written exam. Prerequisites for taking the exam are positive test outcomes.
lekt Kairi Koort MSc
Microbiology, R.W. Bauman
Microbiology – An Introduction, Tortora
Meditsiiniline Mikrobioloogia 1&2, Mikelsaar
Inimorganismi mikrofloora, Mändar, R.
Mikroorganismide füsioloogia ja Karki, T., Laanes, S.
Microbiology with diseases by taxonimy – R.W. Bauman