Biology of bacteria and viruses. Laboratory includes culturing, identification, isolation from environment, and experimentation.
The recent outbreak of SARS was only prevented from being a catastrophe by the quick actions of various health care organizations. You can learn more about this outbreak, and how public health agencies respond to emerging diseases, by reading this SARS report by Heather Young, a student in this Microbiology course.
History of Disease. Sarah Starnes has prepared a report that examines the role of disease in human history.