Introduction to Microbiology
Course code
old course code
Course title in Estonian
Mikrobioloogia alused
Course title in English
Introduction to Microbiology
ECTS credits
Assessment form
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lecturer of 2022/2023 Spring semester
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Course aims
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.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
- has an overview of microbial diversity in various organisms and systems;
- can identify different species and taxonomic units based on their of morphology and physiology.
Kairi Koort MSc