MICRD 1622: Infectious Disease and Their Etiologic Agents

College of Pharmacy, Downers Grove Campus
Credits 3.0
This course is an integrated course that consists of didactic lectures, "bug quizzes", and homework based on on-line "self-study" assignments. A basic knowledge of the infectious agent and clinical microbiology is provided so that students can understand the infectious agents, relevant diseases, and the clinical signs and symptoms of those diseases based on the organ-system. Emphasis is placed on understanding the interaction between the host and pathogenic microorganisms.