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260.624.01 ADVANCED VIROLOGY

Term: 3rd term
Credits: 4 credits
Contact: Andy Pekosz
Academic Year: 2012 - 2013
Course Instructor:
Description:

Includes lectures on a diverse collection of viruses, with emphasis on molecular biology and pathogenesis. Approximately 50% course content consists of student presentations and discussion of primary literature.

Learning Objective(s):
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
Describe in depth and in detail the replication and pathogenesis of a number of different viruses
Critically analyze and critique the literature
identify novel and important areas of research

Methods of Assessment: Student evaluation based on class participation and a final exam.
Location: East Baltimore
Class Times:
  • Tuesday 1:30 - 3:20
  • Thursday 1:30 - 3:20
Enrollment Minimum: 10
Instructor Consent: Consent required for all students

If prerequisite is not met.

For consent, contact: apekosz@jhsph.edu
Prerequisite:

260.623 or consent of instructor

Auditors Allowed: Yes, with instructor consent
Grading Restriction: Letter Grade or Pass/Fail