Microbiology

This course covers principles of microbiology and the impact these organisms have on man and the environment. Topics include the various groups of microorganisms, their structure, physiology, genetics, microbial pathogenicity, infectious diseases, immunology, and selected practical applications. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills including microscopy, aseptic technique, staining, culture methods, and identification of microorganisms. This course has been approved to satisfy the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement pre-major and/or elective course requirement.

  • Prerequisite: Select One: BIO 110, BIO 111, BIO 163, BIO 165, BIO 168
  • Corequisite: None
Class Hours4
Lab Hours3
Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours0
Credit Hours4