You will be introduced to the concepts of microbiology in relation to health
and the process of disease in humans. You will explore the fundamentals
of micro organisms in relation to the interaction with host, impact on
environment, human disease and funeral service practice.
Equivalent Course: Microbiology for the Health Sciences (NEPS 212)
Prerequisites: For Funeral Service students only
30 hours/18 weeks
Additional costs: Text(s) and required print materials
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