Course syllabus P15-0105-I - Microbiology and Parasitology (FBFS - SS 2019/2020)

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Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Course unit code:
Course unit title:
Microbiology and Parasitology
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
1 hour weekly / 13 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
3 hours weekly / 39 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

Credits: 6
Applied Biology - master (required), 2. semester
Applied Biology - master (required), 2. semester
Level of study:
1. + 2.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods :
In the course of the semester will be one written test with 40 points and the final exam 60 points. To obtain a trial and must be obtained at least 93 points, to obtain user B at least 86 points, the C rating of at least 79 points for the evaluation of at least 72 points D and E on the evaluation of at least 64 points. In less than 64 points a student receives FX. Credits will be awarded to a student who meets the prerequisites for this course.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Students will acquire knowledge of the subject the student understands new information about diagnostics in virology, prevention against viral infections, the systematic classification of viruses, and classification and characterization of parasites, is able to apply knowledge to use PCR method for identification of bacteria in practice, to interpret outcomes obtained from microscopic observation, cultivation, pathogenesis and laboratory investigation.
Course contents:
Virological diagnostic, prevention, prophylaxis of viral infections, virus division. Parasites, roundworms. Use PCR to identify bacteria. Microscopic image, cultivation, pathogenesis, therapy and laboratory testing of individual groups of bacteria.
Recommended or required reading:
KAČÁNIOVÁ, M. Introduction to systematic bacteriology. 1st ed. Nitra : Slovak University of Agriculture, 2008. 97 p. ISBN 978-80-552-0120-7.

FRATAMICO, P., A.- BHUNIA, A.K- SMITH, J.L. Foodborne Pathogens: Microbiology and Molecular Biology, 2005, 494 s. ISBN -904455-00-X
ŠTEVLÍKOVÁ, T.- KAČÁNIOVÁ, M. 2005. Základy taxonómie baktérií. SPU : Nitra, 2005, 64 s., ISBN 80-8069-461-3
VOTAVA et al. 2003. Lekářska mikrobiologie speciální, Centa : Brno, 2003, 495 s., ISBN 80-902896-6-5

Language of instruction:
Slovak, English
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 151

74,8 %
12,6 %7,9 %4,0 %0,7 %0 %
Name of lecturer(s):
Ing. Lukáš Hleba, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
prof. Ing. Norbert Lukáč, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
prof. MVDr. Peter Massanyi, DrSc. (lecturer)
Last modification:
21. 1. 2020
Supervisor: prof. Ing. Norbert Lukáč, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Martin Mastík, PhD. on 01/21/2020.

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