Course Title PRINCIPLES OF MICROSCOPY, ELECTRON MICROSCOPY AND ULTRASTRUCTURE
Course Level 400
Credit Unit 2

Aims of microscopy, description and application of light microscopy, the phase contrast microcopy, fluorescence microscopy, interference microscopy, and other related apparatuses. E/M and ultra-structure: Procurement and preparation of tissues, cutting of sections for ultra –microtomy. Introduction to the use of E/M, taking of micrographs, developing printing, enlarging and interpretation.