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Syllabus 2018-19 - 10011003 - Human Biochemistry and Microbiology (Bioquímica humana y microbiología)

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  • Level 1: Tutorial support sessions, materials and exams in this language
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  • Level 3: Tutorial support sessions, materials, exams, seminars and regular lectures in this language
DEGREE: Grado en Enfermería (10011003)
FACULTY: FACULTY OF HEALTH SCIENCES

DEGREE: Doble Grado en Enfermería y Fisioterapia (10511003)
FACULTY: FACULTY OF HEALTH SCIENCES

ACADEMIC YEAR: 2018-19
SYLLABUS
1. COURSE BASIC INFORMATION
NAME: Human Biochemistry and Microbiology
CODE: 10011003 (*) ACADEMIC YEAR: 2018-19
LANGUAGE: English LEVEL: 2
ECTS CREDITS: 6.0 YEAR: 1 SEMESTER: PC
 
2. LECTURER BASIC INFORMATION
NAME: BENOMAR EL BAKALI, NABIL
DEPARTMENT: U130 - CIENCIAS DE LA SALUD
FIELD OF STUDY: 630 - MICROBIOLOGÍA
OFFICE NO.: B3 - 256 E-MAIL: nben@ujaen.es P: 953212007
WEBSITE: -
LANGUAGE: English LEVEL: 2
 
NAME: BEGARA MORALES, JUAN CARLOS
DEPARTMENT: U103 - BIOLOGÍA EXPERIMENTAL
FIELD OF STUDY: 060 - BIOQUÍMICA Y BIOLOGÍA MOLECULAR
OFFICE NO.: - E-MAIL: - P: -
WEBSITE: -
LANGUAGE: English LEVEL: 2
 
3. CONTENT DESCRIPTION

Theoretical Program

I: An overview of Microbiology, bacterial structure and microbial growth.

Chapter 1.- Introduction: An overview of Microbiology.

Chapter 2.- Bacterial structure and microbial growth.

II: Growth and its control

Chapter 3.- Desinfectants, antiseptics and chemotherapeutic agents.

III: Gram-positive bacteria.

Chapter 4.- Gram-positive cocci.

Chapter 5.- Gram-positive rods.

IV: Gram-negative bacteria

Chapter 6.- Gram-negative cocci

Chapter 7.- Gram-negative rods

V: Spirochetes, Mycoplasmas, Chlamydia and Rickettsias

Chapter 8.- Spirochetes, Mycoplasmas, Chlamydia and Rickettsias

VI: Eukaryotic microorganisms and viruses

Chapter 9.- Eukaryotic microorganisms

Chapter 10.- Viruses

VII: Introduction to Biochemistry. Bioelements and Biomolecules.

Chapter 11.- Introduction to Biochemistry. Bioelements and biomolecules. Aqueous solutions. Biological buffers.

VIII: Structure and function of carbohydrates, lipids and proteins. Biological membranes.

Chapter 12.- Structure and function of carbohydrates. Clinical applications.

Chapter 13.- Structure and function of lipids. Lipoproteins.

Chapter 14.- Structure and function of proteins. Proteins in clinic.

IX: Enzymology. Vitamins and Coenzymes.

Chapter 15.- General concepts. Mechanism of action. Enzymatic catalysis. Vitamins and coenzymes. Enzymes in clinic.

X: Nucleic acids and flow genetic information.

Chapter 16.- Structure and function of nucleic acids.

XI: Energetic metabolism. Biochemical mechanisms of hormone action.

Chapter 17.- General principles of metabolism and its regulation.

Chapter 18.- Energetic metabolism.

Practical Program

  1. Description and management of the optical microscope. Observation of microorganisms by simple staining. Bacterial mobility.
  2. Differential staining of bacteria. Gram and Ziehl Neelsen stains.
  3. Staining of bacterial structures: capsules and spores.
  4. Antibiotic sensitivity. Susceptibility testing on solid media. Antibiograms. 
  5. Identification and management of basic material in laboratory of Biochemistry. Preparation of reagents and buffers. PH determination.
  6. Glucose determination in serum.
  7. Lipids determination in serum.
  8. Enzimatic activity determination.
  9. Protein concentration determination.

4. COURSE DESCRIPTION AND TEACHING METHODOLOGY

Lectures and laboratory practices taught in Spanish.

Tutoring in English. Homeworks and theory exam in English.

Students with special educational needs should contact the Student Attention Service (Servicio de Atención y Ayudas al Estudiante) in order to receive the appropriate academic support

5. ASSESSMENT METHODOLOGY

 

CRITERIA

INSTRUMENT

PERCENTAGE

Theory

Appreciating knowledge. Structure, quality and clarity of answers. Knowledge integration.

Competencies evaluated: 1.1, 1.3, 2.9, 3.1, 3.7.

Theory exam

75 %

Practice

Laboratory assistance, active participation, execution of experimental protocols and reply questionnaires.

Competencies evaluated: 1.1, 1.3, 2.9, 3.1, 3.7

Checking experimental results and correction of exercises

15%

Homeworks

Reply questionnaires.

Competencies evaluated: 1.1, 1.3, 2.9, 3.1, 3.7

Checking and correcting answers

10%

6. BOOKLIST
MAIN BOOKLIST:
  • Biochemistry for nurses [Recurso electrónico]. Edition: -. Author: Bhardwaj, Uma. Publisher: New Delhi : Dorling Kindersley (India) Pearson, c2012  (Library)
  • Manual of clinical microbiology. Edition: 7th ed.. Author: -. Publisher: Washington: ASM, cop. 1999  (Library)
  • Brock Biology of Microorganisms. Edition: 12th ed.. Author: -. Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Pearson Benjamin Cummings, c2009.  (Library)
  • Medical microbiology. Edition: 7th ed. Author: Murray, Patrick R. Publisher: Philadelphia : Mosby Elsevier, cop. 2013  (Library)
  • Medical microbiology. Edition: 7th ed. Author: Murray, Patrick R. Publisher: Philadelphia : Mosby Elsevier, cop. 2013  (Library)
ADDITIONAL BOOKLIST:
  • Medical microbiology. Edition: 7th ed. Author: Murray, Patrick R. Publisher: Philadelphia : Mosby Elsevier, cop. 2013  (Library)
  • Cases in medical microbiology and infections diseases. Edition: 3rd ed. Author: Gilligan, Peter H.. Publisher: Washington: American Society for Microbiology, cop. 2003  (Library)
  • Manual of clinical microbiology. Edition: 10th ed. Author: -. Publisher: Washington, DC : ASM Press, c2011  (Library)
  • Clinical virology [Recurso electrónico]. Edition: 3rd ed.. Author: -. Publisher: Washington, DC : ASM Press, c2009.  (Library)
  • Biochemistry. Edition: -. Author: Berg, Jeremy Mark. Publisher: New York: W.H. Freeman and Company, cop. 2002  (Library)
  • Principles of biochemistry. Edition: 5th ed. Author: -. Publisher: Boston : Pearson, c2012  (Library)
  • Biochemistry. Edition: 3rd ed. Author: Voet, Donald. Publisher: Hoboken (New Jersey): John Wiley & sons, cop. 2004  (Library)
  • Biochemistry for nurses [Recurso electrónico] . Edition: -. Author: Bhardwaj, Uma. Publisher: New Delhi : Dorling Kindersley (India) Pearson, c2012  (Library)
  • Principles of biochemistry. Edition: 4th ed. Author: Lehninger, Albert L.. Publisher: New York: W. H. Freeman and Company, cop. 2005  (Library)
  • Biochemistry. Edition: -. Author: Christopher K.. Publisher: Menlo Park: The Benjamin Cummings Publishing Company, 1995  (Library)