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Principles of Microbiology

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You will receive a certificate of completion upon completing all the modules of the course.

Course Details

The course consists of 2 Modules, each of 2 hours.

The total course duration is 4 hours.

Course Description

By completing this course, you will be able to understand the most important characteristics of microorganisms and the most important diseases caused by them, methods of infection, prophylaxis, concepts of immunity, vaccination and bacterial resistance to antibiotics in addition to the basics of disinfection and sterilization.  

Module 1 Curriculum


  1- Intro to the course
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  2- Tell us about yourself
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  3- General characteristics of microorganisms
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  4- Bacteria - Part 1
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  5- Bacteria - Part 2
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  6- Bacteria - Part 3
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  7- Tests used to differentiate bacteria - Part 1
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  8- Tests used to differentiate bacteria - Part 2
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  9- Tests used to differentiate bacteria - Part 3
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  10- Collection of specimens
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  11- Sterilization and disinfection - Part 1
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  12- Sterilization and disinfection - Part 2
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  13- Antimicrobial drugs - Part 1
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  14- Rate this Course
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  15- Antimicrobial drugs - Part 2
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  16- Antimicrobial resistance - Part 1
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  17- Antimicrobial resistance - Part 2
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  18- Antibiotic sensitivity test - Part 1
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  19- Antibiotic sensitivity test - Part 2
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  20- Antibiotic sensitivity test - Part 3
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  21- Antibiotic sensitivity test - Part 4
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  22- Antibiotic sensitivity test - Part 5
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  23- Principles of a disease - Part 1
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  24- Principles of a disease - Part 2
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  25- Principles of a disease - Part 3
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  26- Bacterial infection
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  27- Next Module
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Hi, I’m Marah Alburqan

I am a University lecturer and Laboratory instructor in Microbiology and Pharmaceutical sciences. I have a Master's degree in Pharmacology and Drug Discovery with Honors from Coventry University, The United Kingdom. My Masters dissertation and research focused on finding novel antibacterial agents extracted from some African plants.  

I am a passionate tutor; I enjoy communicating with students making sure they understand the topics perfectly and apply them in the Labs safely and in a professional manner. 

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