Undergraduate Course: Infectious Diseases Synoptic Examination (MIBM10042)
|School||Deanery of Biomedical Sciences
||College||College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 10 (Year 4 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||This is a compulsory course for the Infectious Diseases honours programme.
This course consists of a synoptic examination assessing general expertise in Infectious Diseases.
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2020/21, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Summative Assessment Hours 2,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 2,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||Feedback for the exam will be provided upon request.
||Hours & Minutes
|Main Exam Diet S2 (April/May)||1:30|
| Increased understanding of biological processes.
|The following books are recommended as background reading and general reference texts for the Infectious Diseases honours programme:|
Mims' Medical Microbiology, 5th edition, ISBN: 9780723436010 (Elsevier)
Mims' Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease, 6th edition, ISBN: 9780123971883 (Elsevier)
Janeway's Immunobiology, 8th edition, ISBN: 9780815342434 (Garland Science)
You are expected to be familiar with material covered in previous years; make sure you read your relevant lecture notes from previous years to refresh your memory.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Course organiser||Dr Douglas Roy
Tel: (0131) 242 6279
|Course secretary||Mr Cameron Scally
Tel: (0131 6)50 9414