377-0415-00L  Infectious Diseases

SemesterSpring Semester 2020
LecturersE. Slack, U. Karrer, A. Zinkernagel Schüpbach
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman
CommentOnly for Human Medicine BSc


377-0415-00 VInfektiologie
Findet von 11.05.2020 bis 29.05.2020 statt.
2 hrs
Tue/208:15-10:00ML F 36 »
Wed/209:15-12:00ML F 36 »
Thu/209:15-12:00ML F 36 »
Fri/213:15-16:00ML F 36 »
E. Slack, U. Karrer, A. Zinkernagel Schüpbach

Catalogue data

AbstractThis course will introduce students to the main pillars of clinical infectiology.
ObjectiveThis course will achieve the following learning objectives:
1. Evaluating and understanding the basic biology of microorganisms and infection
2. Evaluating and understanding the diagnosis of infectious disease
3. Evaluating and understanding the treatment of infectious disease
4. Evaluating and understanding the prevention of infectious disease
5. Applying knowledge to clinically relevant challenges
ContentThree-week interactive course covering revision of microbiology, pharmacokinetics of antimicrobials, current and future diagnostics, and management of viral, bacterial and parasitic diseases.
LiteratureLecture notes and learning material will be provided shortly before the course start date.
Prerequisites / NoticeVoraussetzungen:
LE 551-1110-00L Infektion & Immunologie
LE 377-0301-11L Blut, Immunsystem

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
In examination block forBachelor's Degree Programme in Human Medicine 2018; Version 24.02.2022 (Examination Block B)
ECTS credits2 credits
ExaminersE. Slack, U. Karrer, A. Zinkernagel Schüpbach
Typesession examination
Language of examinationGerman
RepetitionThe performance assessment is offered every session. Repetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.
Mode of examinationwritten 60 minutes
Additional information on mode of examinationDie Prüfung kann am Computer stattfinden. The examination may take place on the computer.
Written aidsNone
Online examinationThe examination may take place on the computer.
If the course unit is part of an examination block, the credits are allocated for the successful completion of the whole block.
This information can be updated until the beginning of the semester; information on the examination timetable is binding.

Learning materials

No public learning materials available.
Only public learning materials are listed.


No information on groups available.


PriorityRegistration for the course unit is only possible for the primary target group
Primary target groupHuman Medicine BSc (377000)

Offered in

Human Medicine BachelorExamination Block BOInformation