Modul: microbiology

Modul no. :n/a
ECTS credits:5
Expenditure of time:54h contact time + 96h self study
Modul type:compulsory module
Duration:1 semester
Supervisor:Prof. Dr. rer. nat. J. Schallenberg
Objectives:Lectures in microbiology serve as a basis for the following lectures in biotechnology. The students get basic knowledge in microbial growth conditions, morphology of microbial cells, biochemical pathways and systematics.
Contents:The microbiology lectures start with a classification of living organisms, microstructure of bacterial and eucaryotic cells and mechanisms of bacterial movement. Requirements for different nutrients are discussed and the organims are assigned to physiological groups based on energy and nutrients. Influence of pH, temperature and aW
Applicability:Mandatory module for the Mechanical Engineering course and elective mandatory module for other Bachelor courses.
Teaching methods:Lecture, exercises and laboratory work
Individual courses:microbiology in semester 4
microbiology lab in semester 4