Microbiology - Rising 10th-12th Graders

This course investigates prokaryotic and eukaryotic organisms of infectious diseases and their methods of interactions with humans using a clinical approach.

Topics will include:

  • Prokaryotic and eukaryotic growth
  • Metabolism
  • Genetics
  • Diagnostic and identification tools
  • Control methods of organisms
  • Interactions between the infectious organisms and the human host

This course is offered in Session Six (July 12-18).

Course Leader: Donna Weinbrenner, Ph.D.