Structure, pathology and pathogenesis. Laboratory diagnosis and procedures,

prophylactic / therapeutic procedures. Control and prevention of selected pathogenic

bacteria, This includes gram-positive cocci (streptococci and staphylococcus)

Enterobacteriaceae and other related gram-negative bacteria. Bacteria related viruses

(Chlamydia, Rickettsia and Mycoplasma) Zoonotic bacteria especially those prevalent in

Africa and Nigeria.

Level of Study: 400 Level