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Microbes, Infections and Responses (MIIM20002) // Further information

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Further information

  • Texts

    Prescribed texts

    Schaechter's Mechanisms of Microbial Disease (N C Engleberg, V DiRita and T S Dermody), 5th Edn, 2013

    Recommended texts and other resources

    Prescott’s Microbiology, By Willey, Sherwood and Woolverton. Edn 9, 2014.

  • Subject notes

    Where appropriate:

    • whilst students will not be involved in the manipulation and handling of animals, tissues obtained from appropriately euthanased animals will be used in some experiments.
    • These experiments will be approved by the University of Melbourne Animal Welfare Committee.
    • Experiments contained in this unit will also be approved by the Biosafety and Gene Technology Committee.

    Students wishing to register in this subject after week 2 of a Semester should contact the subject coordinators.

  • Available through the Community Access Program

    About the Community Access Program (CAP)

    This subject is available through the Community Access Program (also called Single Subject Studies) which allows you to enrol in single subjects offered by the University of Melbourne, without the commitment required to complete a whole degree.

    Entry requirements including prerequisites may apply. Please refer to the CAP applications page for further information.

  • Available to Study Abroad and Exchange students

    This subject is available to students studying at the University from overseas institutions on exchange and study abroad.