Course Catalog » Laboratory Medicine 140.08A

Subject: Laboratory Medicine
Course Number: 140.08A
Course Title: Microbiology elective
Units: 3
School: Medicine
Department: Laboratory Medicine

Course Description: This two week course is designed to provide the medical student with a fundamental understanding of the principles and practices of Clinical Microbiology. Through direct observation of benchwork, weekly didactic sessions, teaching rounds, and other learning materials, the student will receive instruction in the following areas of Microbiology: Bacteriology, Mycobacteriology, Mycology, Parasitology, Infectious Disease Serology, Virology and Molecular Diagnostics.
Prerequisites: None
Restrictions: 3rd or 4th year medical student in good standing
Activities: Clinical Experience/Patient Contact, Laboratory, Clinical Clerkship

Instructor of Record: B. Haller
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
Course Grading Convention: P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: No
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? No
Repeat course for credit? No