Courses Catalogue

Basic Microbiology (bacteriology/virology And Mycology)

COURSE CODE: MCB 2208
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 4
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Nursing Sciences (Direct Entry), B.Sc
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Nursing Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Required Readings

                                

1.      Fields Virology, Volumes 1 & 2: 2007. 5th edition. Eds.in Chief David M Knipe and Peter Howley, Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.

2.      Principles of Virology: 2004. 2nd ed. S. J. Flint, et al. ASM Press.

3.      Human Virology: 2006, 3rd edition. Eds. L. Collier and J. Oxford, Oxford University

PressKoneman’s Color Atlas and Textbook of Diagnostic Microbiology; Washington et 

4.      Textbook of Diagnostic Microbiology. Connie R. Mahon et al, 3rd edition, Saunders & Elsevier

5.      Manual of Clinical Microbiology; Patrick R Murray et al; 8th edition; Volume 1&2 

6.      Really Essential Medical Immunology; Roitt & Rabson; Blackwell Science

7.      Essential Immunology; Riott & Delves; 10th edition; Blackwell Science

8.      Clinical Virology; Douglas D Richman et al; 2nd edition; ASM Press.

9.      Principles and Practices of Infectious Diseases; Gerald L Mandell et al; 6th edition; Volume 1&2; Churchill & Livingstone.