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Course ID:MIBO(POPH) 4220S/6220S. 3 hours.
Course Title:Pathogenic Bacteriology
Molecular basis of bacterial virulence. Identification of virulence factors, genetic regulation of virulence, and the complex interactions between bacterial pathogens and their hosts. Service-learning component of course prepares students for communicating relevant scientific concepts to the general public in post-graduate activities.
Athena Title:Pathogenic Bacteriology
Equivalent Courses:Not open to students with credit in MIBO 4220, POPH 4220 or MIBO 6220, POPH 6220
Nontraditional Format:As indicated in the current non-traditional format, about 25% of this course involves a service-learning component. As part of the service-learning, students work to prepare for the "Experience UGA” field trip by all 9th graders of the Clarke County School District. UGA students design demonstrations and hands-on activities in advance of the 9th grade field trip. During the field trip, the UGA students facilitate campus tours, demonstrations, and hands-on activities. At the end of the semester, students are required to write on their reflections on the “Experience UGA” community engagement.
Prerequisite:MIBO 3500 or MIBO 3500E
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Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)