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VTMC 830.3: Recent Advances in Microbiology

Description
A requisite for students in Veterinary Microbiology. Partly tutorial, consisting of assigned reviews of recent advances in selected areas of microbiology, including bacteriology, epidemiology, immunology, parasitology and virology. These discussions are student-driven and facilitated by individual faculty members with expertise in the areas of discussion. Training is also given in the writing of grant applications, such that a major part of the course comprises each student writing a full-scale, mock Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) application that addresses their proposed dissertation research.
Credit units
3
Term description
2(1S-2T)
College
Graduate Studies and Research
Department
Veterinary Microbiology