There are no prerequisites for this course.
MCB1000L Applied Microbiology Laboratory
||This course consists of the study of the characteristics and
activities of microorganisms; survey of microbial groups with
emphasis on pathogenic forms; theories of destruction, removal and
inhibition of microorganisms; relationships between infection,
immunity and allergy. While the course is recommended for student
nurses and dental hygienists, students in other programs will be
- Robert W. Bauman. Microbiology with Diseases by Body System, Thir ed., Benjamin Cummings, 2010. ISBN: 1256424544
|Program Learning Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able
- Tell the contributions of key people in the field of
- State the germ theory of disease and tell the importance of
- Describe the use and characteristics of different types of
microscopes and describe techniques used in medical
- Describe the differences between eucaryotic and procaryotic
- Explain the types of metabolic processes found in
- Describe factors involved in the growth and inhibition of
growth of microorganisms.
- Tell the distinguishing characteristics of bacteria, fungi, and
protists involved in disease, as well as the disease caused.
- Describe how viruses are involved in causing disease.
- Explain the existing relationships among infection and
|Course Learning Outcomes:
See expanded syllabus developed by the instructor for each section
|Methods of Evaluation:
||Evaluation of student progress towards achieving the stated learning
outcomes and performance objectives is the responsibility of the
instructor, within the polices of the college and the department.
Detailed explanation is included in the expanded syllabus developed
by the instructor for each section being taught.
|| It is the intention of the instructor to accomplish the objectives specified in the course syllabus. However, circumstances may arise which prohibit the fulfilling of this endeavor. Therefore, this syllabus is subject to change. When possible, students will be notified of any change in advance of its occurrence.
|Student Email Accounts
||Pensacola State College provides an institutional email account to all credit students. Pirate Mail is the official method of communication, and students must use Pirate Mail when communicating with the College. In cases where companion software is used for a particular class, emails may be exchanged between instructor and student using the companion software.
|| For students with a disability that falls under the Americans with Disability Act or Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act, it is the responsibility of the student to notify Student Resource Center for ADA Services to discuss any special needs or equipment necessary to accomplish the requirements for this course. Upon completion of registration with the Student Resource Center for ADA Services office, specific arrangements can be discussed with the instructor.