Infection Biology 3A
University of Glasgow
Area of Study
Biology, Biomedical Sciences, Cell and Molecular Biology
Taught In English
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits15
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units22.5
Hours & Credits
The course describes the process of infection by the major human pathogens - viruses, fungi, bacteria, protozoans and helminths; the molecular mechanisms utilised by these organisms to aid their survival; and how these organisms are able to invade and interact with various host tissues
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.
ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.
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