Module guide WS 2018-2022

Module LS4175-KP06, LS4175

Medical Microbiology (MedMicro)


1 Semester
Turnus of offer:

each summer semester
Credit points:

Course of studies, specific field and terms:
  • Master Infection Biology 2023 (optional subject), Microbiology, 2nd semester
  • Master Infection Biology 2018 (compulsory), Microbiology, 2nd semester
  • Master Infection Biology 2012 (compulsory), Microbiology, 2nd semester
Classes and lectures:
  • See LS4175 C: Pathogen Niches (seminar, 2 SWS)
  • See LS4175 D: Inflammation - Methods in Immunology (seminar, 2 SWS)
  • See LS4175 B: Mechanisms of Bacterial Pathogenicity (seminar, 2 SWS)
  • See LS4175 A: Molecular Virology (seminar, 2 SWS)
  • 60 Hours in-classroom work
  • 120 Hours private studies
Contents of teaching:
  • See LS4175 module parts A to D
  • Competence in critical reading, discussing and preseting of research articles. More details see LS4175 module parts A to D
Grading through:
  • presentation
Responsible for this module:
  • Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Stefan Taube
  • Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Stefan Taube
  • Priv.-Doz. Dr. rer. nat. Sven Müller-Loennies
  • Dr. rer. nat. Bianca Schneider
  • Dr. rer. nat. Matthias Hauptmann
  • Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Christian Karsten
  • PD Dr. rer. nat. Yves Laumonnier
  • Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Marc Ehlers
  • Prof. Dr. Admar Verschoor
  • Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Rudolf Manz
  • Dr. rer. nat. Anke Fähnrich
  • Recent scientific papers: Provided research papers
  • offered only in English

The student must select and pass at least two of the module parts offered. Module parts only take place with a minimum of four participants.

Prerequisites for the module:
- nothing

Prerequisites for admission to the written examination:
- Regular (85%) and succesful participation in two of the modulparts.

Module exam:
- LS4175-L1: Medical Microbiology: seminar presentations and discussion of two modulparts; each 50 % module grade

Grading of the single module part through
- at least two oral presentations (20 min plus discussion)
- regular in-class assessments
- contribution to discussions

If more than 2 of the required module parts are taken and passed successfully, the two best intermediate results are averaged to calculate the final grade. Additional module parts are entered in the transcripts of records (Diploma Supplement).

Module parts B and C (LS4175 B Mechanisms of Bacterial Pathogenicity; LS4175 C Pathogen Niches) are offered as a two-day symposium at the Research Center Borstel
Module parts A and D (LS4175 A Molecular Virology, LS4175 D Inflammation - Methods of Immunology) will be offered during the semester in Lübeck
Students must choose at least one module part offered in Lübeck (LS4175 A Molecular Virology; LS4175 D Inflammation - Methods of Immunology).

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