Course: Microbiology 2

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Course title Microbiology 2
Course code KAZ/MEI2
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Tutorial
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
  • Rottenbornová Drahomíra, MUDr.
Course content
Medically relevant gram- rods. Anaerobic bacteria. Strain Mycobacterium. Strains Mycoplasam, Ureaplasma, Chlamydia, Rickettsia. Spirochaeta. General virology. Special virology I. Special virology II. Special virology III. General and special mycology. Parasitology - general and special parasitology. Seminars: Work safety. Laboratory diagnostics of bacterial infections: sampling biological material. Microscopy. Bacteria culturing. Identification of microbe. Assessing reaction to antibiotics. Serological investigation methods. Lab diagnostics of gram+ bacteria ( important pathogens). Laboratory diagnostics of gram- bacteria (important pathogens). Laboratory diagnostics of spirochaeta, strain Mycobacterium. Laboratory diagnostics in virology. Laboratory diagnostics in mycology. Laboratory diagnostics in parasitology. Consultations.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture supplemented with a discussion, Multimedia supported teaching, Laboratory work
  • Preparation for an examination (30-60) - 23 hours per semester
  • Practical training (number of hours) - 20 hours per semester
  • Contact hours - 20 hours per semester
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 15 hours per semester
professional knowledge
No particular prerequisites specified.
learning outcomes
The students will be able to: describe particular medically relevant species of bacteria, viruses, parasites and fungi; clarify the pathogenic effect on humans; describe possibilities of their direct and indirect laboratory diagnostics; assess the possibilities of their antimicrobial treatment.
teaching methods
Lecture supplemented with a discussion
Laboratory work
Multimedia supported teaching
assessment methods
Oral exam
Written exam
Recommended literature
  • Bednář, M. a kol. Lékařská mikrobiologie. Praha, Marvil, 2003.
  • Ryšková, O. a kol. Mikrobiologie pro studujícího zubního lékařství. Praha, Karolinum, 2004.
  • Votava, M. Lékařská mikrobiologie II.. Brno, 2000.
  • Votava, M. Lékařská mikrobiologie speciální. Brno, Neptun, 2003.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Health Care Studies Assistant of Protection and Support of Public Health (2016) Health service 1 Summer