The Course

Antimicrobial agents concern with the study of drugs that treat infections. Antibiotics
should cause greater harm to microorganisms than to human host.The importance of this
course to teach students about all antimicrobial agents that we are used daily in our life.
The students have to know about these antimicrobials and its effect on the pathogenic
microorganisms and its characteristics.

1- Mode of action. How do antimicrobial agents work on the microorganisms?
2- Side effect of these agents.
3- Mechanism of resistance we should focus on it.

Course details

Faculty:  Faculty of Science and Health (FSCH)
School School of Health
Department: Department of Medical Microbiology
Course title: Antimicrobial agents
Course code: AAG6512
Language: English
Location: FSCH
Period: Academic 2017-2018 
Lecturer: Mrs. Srwa Ali Mohammed
Rabar Mohsin Abdulrahman
 Support Office Hours by appointment

Entry level skills

The student must be able to read various provided sources in English and write short essays and participate in class discussions.