Multidisciplinary Seminars and Insights ( I year)

A.Y. 2020/2021
Overall hours
Learning objectives
- Acquisition of specific knowledge on protozoa and human pathogenic fungi
Expected learning outcomes
- General knowledge on protozoa and human pathogenic fungi with particular attention to those most frequently found in hospitals
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

The lessons will be performed on-line on the Microsoft TEAMS platform and can be followed both synchronously on the basis of the first semester timetable and asynchronously because they will be recorded and made available to students on the same platform
Course syllabus
General information on human pathogenic protozoa, in particular: Leishmania, Plasmodium, Toxoplasma General information on human pathogenic fungi, in particular: Candida, Cryptococcus, Aspergillus
Prerequisites for admission
No prior knowledge is required
Teaching methods
The courses will include lectures with the possible addition of laboratory exercises
Teaching Resources
Harvey, Champe, Fisher - Le basi della Microbiologia - Zanichelli, 2008
M. la Placa - Principi di Microbiologia Medica - Esculapio
Assessment methods and Criteria
The exam will be written. It will mainly consist of multiple choice questions with the addition of some open questions, in addition it will be possible, at the discretion of the teacher, to carry out an additional oral test
- University credits: 1
Lessons: 10 hours
Professor: Alteri Claudia