Microbiology

A.Y. 2019/2020
Lesson for
6
Max ECTS
56
Overall hours
SSD
AGR/16
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
To provide basic knowledge on microbial world, mandatory to
properly study following microbiology-related courses. Specific
attention will be given to agro-food bacteria and microorganisms
involved in carbon and nitrogen cycles in soil.
Knowledge of morphology and biochemical structure of bacteria
and viruses; methodologies of isolation and identification (by
classic and molecular methods) of specific bacteria; knowledge of
microbial energetic metabolism; comprehension of the principles
supporting ecological adaptation, selection and genetic variability
of bacteria.

Course structure and Syllabus

Active edition
Yes
AGR/16 - AGRICULTURAL MICROBIOLOGY - University credits: 6
Laboratories: 16 hours
Lessons: 40 hours
Lesson period
First semester
Lesson period
First semester
Assessment methods
Esame
Assessment result
voto verbalizzato in trentesimi
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