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Repeated term from Microbiology 2

Repeated term for students who did not pass final exam from Microbiology 2 will take place on 26 August 2021.

Instruction for Oral Microbiology exam during Online Education

1.       After AIS closing, list of students for exact day will be genarated. Exminers will be linked to students as follows: e.g. there are A and B examiners and 4 students, than 1A, 2B, 3A, 4B, etc.

2.       Examiner creates event in Calendar TEAMS and invites student.

3.       Exam day: Student joins meeting, switch on camera and microphone, show index and room where he/she is present. Exam is recorded.

4.       After confirmation of student identity, examiner shares monitor and via Random Number Generator generates first question for student. Student answers immediately, no preparation is allowed. After answering the first question (if student does not know, he failed Fx, the process is repeated for second and third question.

5.       If student does not join within 5 minutes, exam is  Fx.

6.       If the connection is lost for ≤ 5 minutes, student recieves new question.

7.       If the connection is lost for > 5 minutes, student jhas to sign for new term  no sooner than 1 week.

Organization of teaching in the summer semester 2021

Credit based on epidemiological situation

  • Mandatory 100% active participation on practical lessons
  • If F2F: Credit test consisted of creative part as well
  • Approved assignment for individual work in second semester/in the end of Microbiology II

Exam based on epidemiological situation

  • If F2F: Test, 80% success is needed for oral exam, regular and first re-sit examination require successful test to continue with oral part

Syllabus

General medicine

Microbiology 1 (2nd class SS)

Syllabus of the lectures, Syllabus of the practical classes, Terms for obtaining credits

Microbiology 2 (3rd class WS)
Syllabus of the lectures, Syllabus of the practical classes, Terms for successful accomplishment of practicals, Questions

Clinical Microbiology (4th - 5th class SS) Compulsory Optional Subject
Syllabus, Questions

Tropical parazitology (4th - 5th class SS) Compulsory Optional Subject

Syllabus, Questions

 

Dentistry

Medical Microbiology 1 (2nd class WS)
Syllabus of the lectures, Syllabus of the practical classes, Terms for successful accomplishment of practicals

Medical Microbiology 2 (2nd class SS)

Syllabus of the lectures, Syllabus of the practical classes, Terms for obtaining credits, Written examination on microbiology, Questions

 

 

Study literature

GENERAL MEDICINE

 

MICROBIOLOGY 1, 2 (2nd - 3rd class GM)

x   MURRAY, P.A., ROSENTHAL, K.S., and PFALLER, M.A. Medical Microbiology. 8th ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier, 2015, ©2016. 848 p. ISBN 978-0-323-29956-5.

x   SHUNNAR, A. et al. Manual for the Practical Exercises in Microbiology: Protocols. Bratislava: Comenius University. 2009. 89 p. ISBN 978-80-8095-046-0.

x   LIPTÁKOVÁ A., et. al. Microbiological Diagnostics for Students of Medicine,1st ed. Bratislava: Comenius University, 2018. 246 s. Textbook. ISBN 978-80-223-4287-2

ENGLEBERG, N.C., DIRITA, V., and DERMODY, T.S. Schaechter’s Mechanisms of Microbial Disease. 5th ed. Baltimore: Lippincott  Williams and Wilkins, 2012, ©2013. xvii, 826. ISBN 978-0-7817-8744-4.

 

CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY  (4nd - 5rd class GM)

x   GOERING R. et al: Mims' Medical Microbiology and Immunology, 6th Edition Elsevier, 2017,568 pp. ISBN-10: 0702071544, ISBN-13: 978-0702071546 (selected chapters)

     INGLIS, T.J.J. Microbiology and Infection. 3rd ed. New York: Churchill Livingstone Elsevier, 2007. 328 p. Master Medicine. ISBN 978-0-443-10289-9.

     ENGLEBERG, N.C., DiRITA, V., and DERMODY, T.S. Schaechter´s Mechanisms of Microbial Disease. 5th ed. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2012, ©2013. 848 p. ISBN 978-0-7817-8744-4.

     MURRAY, P.R. et al. Manual of Clinical Microbiology. 9th ed. Washington, D.C.: ASM Press, 2007. 1773 p. ISBN 978-1-55581-126-6. (selected chapters)

 

TROPICAL PARASITOLOGY (4nd - 5rd class GM)

x Manson's: Tropical Diseases: Expert Consult - Online and Print 23rd Edition. 2020. Print Book &    E- Book. ISBN 9780702051012, 9780702057700. (selected chapters)

x Gill Geoff and Beeching Nick. Tropical Medicine. Th Edition. SBN: 978-0-470-65853-6

408 pages, 2014, Wiley-Blackwell. (selected chapters).

x Murray, P.A., Rosenthal, K.S. a Pfaller, M.A. Medical Microbiology. 8th ed. Philadelphia:  Elsevier, 2015, ©2016. 848 s. ISBN 978-0-323-29956-5. (selected chapters).

x GOERING R. et al: Mims' Medical Microbiology and Immunology, 6th Edition Elsevier, 2017,568pp. ISBN-10: 0702071544, ISBN-13: 978-0702071546 (selected chapters)

x LIPTÁKOVÁ A., et. al. Microbiological Diagnostics for Students of Medicine,1st ed. Bratislava: Comenius University, 2018. 246 s. Textbook. ISBN 978-80-223-4287-2.

 

DENTISTRY

MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY 1, 2 (2nd class D)

x   BAGG, J. et al. Essentials of Microbiology for Dental Students. 2nd ed. Oxford: Oxford Unversity Press, 2006. xxix, 348 p. ISBN 978-0-19-856489-8.

x   SHUNNAR, A. et al. Manual for the Practical Exercises in Microbiology for Dental Students: Protocols. 1. vyd. Bratislava: Comenius University. 2009. 81 p. ISBN 978-80-8095-045-3.

x   LIPTÁKOVÁ A., et. al. Microbiological Diagnostics for Students of Medicine,1st ed. Bratislava: Comenius University, 2018. 246 s. Textbook. ISBN 978-80-223-4287-2

x   SAMARANAYAKE, L.P. Essential Microbiology for Dentistry. 4th ed. New York: Churchill Livingstone Elsevier, 2011, ©2012. 392 p. ISBN 978-0-7020-3484-8.

Organization of education and examinations

Registration for exam on Microbiology

Students can register for exam on Microbiology through the AIS system in accordance with the rules published in the valid Year Book and the Study Regulations of the Faculty of Medicine Comenius University in Bratislava

The exam
Exam on Microbiology starts at 7.30 a.m.at the Institute of Microbiology.

The written part consists of the test containing 40 questions with 4 possible answers. The questions are generated by a computer from the pool of questions published in the textbook „Manual for the practical exercises in Microbiology“. The answers are input to the computer and the time limit for the test is 30 minutes.

  • Written test, 80% is must to continue on oral exam
  • Successfully written test is required for approach to the oral part of the exam  during the regular and the first resit exam terms.
  • Students will draw lots for the examinator, but at the same time, the Article 23 Part 23 of the Study Regulation No.12/2013 of the Faculty of Medicine Comenius University in Bratislava will be taken into consideration.

Three oral questions are drawn at the start of the oral part of exam (the list of oral questions are accessible on the Faculty web page - see Institute of Microbiology). It is inevitable to answer all three oral question at least at the basic level (i.e. grade „E“) in order to pass successfully the exam.

Exam dates

The exam dates are accessible in the AIS2 system.

Time dates for Diploma Thesis Defence

Time dates for Diploma Thesis Defence for 6th year students at Institute of Microbiology are available at ANNOUNCEMENTS  and also HERE:

Consultation hours

After the agreement with the Assistant Lecturers.

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