Microbiology of sanitation and sanitary practices as related to contamination of air,

water and food. Microbiology of water supply and sewage treatment entropucative

concept and importance. Bio degradation of materials. Pollution in the oil industry and

its control Aero biology; Sources, importance and control of air borne micro organism.

Microbes in their natural environment. Microbial population and community dynamics.

The role of micro-organism in prospecting recovery and degradation of petroleum


Level of Study: 400 Level