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About the department

The microbiology and immunology (microorganisms and immunity) is considered one of the medical sciences that treats all kinds of microbes such as viruses, bacteria, fungi, parasites along with the relationship between the host, parasite, immune responses and protection means through the human body against pathogenic microbes.

General Objective

The general objective of Microbiology and Immunology courses at health colleges is to provide students with a comprehensive and up-to-date guidance including the basic knowledge and laboratory skills in dealing with pathogenic microbes, through the adoption of a clear, attractive and easy method. Furthermore, the courses aim at preparing students to become Saudi qualified staff working efficiently in the future at health medical institutions.
Each course will be designed in a way to fulfill certain goals, according to each major at the Health Colleges.

Courses for College of Medicine Students:

Medical Microbiology

Medical Immunology

Medical Parasitology

Courses for College of Pharmacy Students:

General Immunology

Pharmaceutical Microbiology (1)

Pharmaceutical Microbiology (2)

Courses for College of Dentistry Students:

Teaching courses for students of Dentistry College include:

Microbiology and Immunology

Oral Microbiology

Courses for College of Applied Medical Sciences Students:

General Microbiology

General Immunology

Clinical Bacteriology (1)

Clinical Bacteriology (2)

Clinical Immunology

Medical Virology

Medical Mycology

Medical Parasitology

Genetics and Molecular Biology

Environmental Microbiology

Clinical Microbiology and Immunology