166.159 Microbiology
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2023W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC
TUWEL

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Online

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to:

- to outline the importance of microbiology for biotechnology, medicine and the environment.

- to describe the essential groups of microorganisms (bacteria, fungi, protozoa) and viruses.

- to describe the microbial diversity of metabolic pathways and degradation processes.

Subject of course

 

The lecture contains:
- introduction to the field of microbiology;
- importance of microorganisms in biotechnology and significance for humans, animals and plants;
- discussion of cell structures, difference between eu- and prokaryotic microorganisms, as well as viruses;
- basic classification and diversity of microorganisms
- microorganisms in the environment and significance for the global nutrient cycles (e.g. carbon, nitrogen, sulphur)




Teaching methods

Lecture

Discussiom of examples

Important: 

IMPORTANT: The lecture will be held in presence mode. Powerpoint slides will be made available in TUWEL.

 

 

 

Mode of examination

Written

Additional information

The lecture will be held in presence mode. The lecture material (ppt slides) will be made available on TUWEL. If the situation in winter makes it necessary, we will switch to distance learning in the short term.

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Wed10:00 - 12:0004.10.2023 - 18.10.2023Seminarraum BH Biosciences Microbiology 166.159
Wed10:00 - 12:0008.11.2023 - 13.12.2023Seminarraum BH Biosciences Microbiology 166.159
Wed10:00 - 12:0020.12.2023Seminarraum BD 03 Mikrobioogie Vorlesung
Microbiology - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Wed04.10.202310:00 - 12:00Seminarraum BH Biosciences Microbiology 166.159
Wed11.10.202310:00 - 12:00Seminarraum BH Biosciences Microbiology 166.159
Wed18.10.202310:00 - 12:00Seminarraum BH Biosciences Microbiology 166.159
Wed08.11.202310:00 - 12:00Seminarraum BH Biosciences Microbiology 166.159
Wed22.11.202310:00 - 12:00Seminarraum BH Biosciences Microbiology 166.159
Wed29.11.202310:00 - 12:00Seminarraum BH Biosciences Microbiology 166.159
Wed06.12.202310:00 - 12:00Seminarraum BH Biosciences Microbiology 166.159
Wed13.12.202310:00 - 12:00Seminarraum BH Biosciences Microbiology 166.159
Wed20.12.202310:00 - 12:00Seminarraum BD 03 Mikrobioogie Vorlesung

Examination modalities

Written examination

Exams

DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Wed12:00 - 14:0006.03.2024Seminarraum BA 02B written05.02.2024 12:00 - 04.03.2024 12:00TISSMikrobiologie Prüfung (Sammeltermin)
Thu12:00 - 14:0011.04.2024GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT written11.03.2024 12:00 - 09.04.2024 12:00TISSMikrobiologie Prüfung (Sammeltermin)
Thu12:00 - 14:0016.05.2024GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT written16.04.2024 12:00 - 14.05.2024 12:00TISSMikrobiologie Prüfung (Sammeltermin)
Thu12:00 - 14:0020.06.2024GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT written20.05.2024 12:00 - 18.06.2024 12:00TISSMikrobiologie Prüfung (Sammeltermin)
Thu12:00 - 14:0029.08.2024GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT written29.07.2024 12:00 - 27.08.2024 12:00TISSMikrobiologie Prüfung (Sammeltermin)

Course registration

Not necessary

Curricula

Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 490 Technical Chemistry Mandatory elective
066 495 Technical Chemistry - Biotechnology and Bioanalytics Mandatory

Literature

cf TUWEL

Previous knowledge

Will be held in English language

Language

English