This course is optional and available for students from different options
Basic knowledge in chemistry and biochemistry
Courses in chemistry, biochemistry, genetics and biotechnology
The student understands the diversity of microbes, cell biology, evolution, physiology, growth and genetics. One aim is to learn to analyse the function of microbial cells as independent cell units and in interaction with organism communities. The student can evaluate the importance of microorganisms not forgetting the historical aspects of the influence of microbial knowledge of the evolution of societies
Every year 10 exams are arranged
Microbial metabolism, genetics, evolution, diversity, ecology, and in addition immunology and diseases caused by microbes and microbes in industry and research
Madigan M.T., Martinko J.M., Bender K.S., Buckley, Stahl D.A. 2015: Brock Biology of Microorganisms, 14. p, Pearson Education Ltd.
Literature examination, evaluation according to scale 0-5.
The part of the book included in the examination are chosen based on the student´s earlier studies.
The course is a literature examination.
Korvaa opintojakson 86471 (MIKRO450) Kandidaatin kirjatentti 10 op TAI
52817 Mikrobiologian kuulustelu 8 op