2023-2024 / SBIM0491-1

Virology Part 2


20h Th

Number of credits

 Bachelor in biomedicine2 crédits 


Nathalie Jacobs

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the second semester


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

This course is a detail overview on virology diversity, more particularly on virus infecting human. The use of virus as research tools or in treatment is also addressed.

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

To know and understand the major virology concepts to be able to understand and assess the impact of medical or scientific papers in virology.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

General virology part I and immunology courses.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods


Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)

Face-to-face course

Additional information:

The course is divided in several face-to-face lectures.

Recommended or required readings

Exam(s) in session

Any session

- In-person

written exam ( multiple-choice questionnaire ) AND oral exam

Additional information:

Multiple-choice questionnaires and oral exam for the first session. 
For the second session, possibility of writting open questions and oral exam. 

Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course

Questions related to the course must be posted on the forum of eCampus portal.


Nathalie Jacobs Cellular and Molecular Immunologyl-Virology, CHU B34 + 5, Phone: +32(0)43662420

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