About The Course
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Welcome to the CoursePlus Web site for ADVANCED VIROLOGY (260.624.01), a course offered by the Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

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Course Description

Includes lectures on a diverse collection of viruses, with emphasis on molecular biology and pathogenesis. Approximately 50% course content consists of student presentations and discussion of primary literature.

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Course Learning Objectives

Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe in depth and in detail the replication and pathogenesis of a number of different viruses
  • Critically analyze and critique the literature
  • identify novel and important areas of research

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Course Time

Tue Thu   1:30 PM to 3:20 PM

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Course Faculty
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Prerequisites

260.623 or consent of instructor

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Intended Audience

PhD or ScM students who have taken fundamental virology.

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Grading Policy & Grading Restrictions

Grading Policy: Student evaluation based on class participation and a final exam.

Grading Restrictions: Letter grade

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Administrative Contact

Andy Pekosz
E-mail: apekosz@jhsph.edu

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