Al Neelain University

Faculty of Medical Laboratory Sciences

M.Sc. Medical Microbiology

Course Name: General Microbiology       Course code: MLS21                 Credit hours: 3(2,0,1)

Week

Topic

1.              

Bacterial  taxonomy, morphology &  structure

2.              

Microbial nutrition & growth, reproduction, genetics, and count

3.              

Bacterial pathogenesis and Norma flora

4.              

Sterilization & disinfection

5.              

Bacterial culture media types, preparation & isolation, and  Staining techniques

6.              

Biochemical profile-based microbial identification

7.              

Advance biochemical profile-based microbial identification systems

8.              

Automation in the microbiology lab

9.              

Advances in the diagnosis of  aerobic Gram-Positive Bacteria

10.      

Advances in the diagnosis of  aerobic Gram-Negative Bacteria

11.      

Advances in the diagnosis of  Anaerobic Bacteria

12.      

Advances in the diagnosis of  Mycobacteria