Nov 29, 2021  
2021-2022 General Catalog 
    
2021-2022 General Catalog
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BIO 186 - Microbiology


4 credits
This is a study of microorganisms with emphasis on bacteria and viruses. An overview of fungi, protozoan and metazoan parasites is also included. The course also covers morphology, physiology, genetics, immunity, distribution of microbes, culturing techniques, identification, control, disease and disease resistance. It is designed for biology majors and others that require a general microbiology course. This course will help students refine their critical thinking skills as they evaluate various topics and concepts while searching for underlying connections between the concepts, which is a skill that should be beneficial in any/all types of careers. This course will also help students gain scientific literacy which will be of vital significance when making important life decisions. It is strongly recommended that BIO-112 General Biology I or BIO-168 Human Anatomy and Physiology w/Lab or equivalent precede this course. Two hours lab.

Recommended(s)
Recommended BIO 112  or BIO 168 

Fees
None







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