Description
MICROBIOLOGY
Introduces the fundamental principles of taxonomy, microscopy, cell structure, cultivation, growth, metabolism, and genetics of the microbial world. Microbial interrelationships and control are examined along with the discussion of the role microbes play in the ecosystem, in public health, and in industry. This course is required for Biology and Health sciences majors. Prerequisites: BIOLOGY 114 (Concepts in Biology 1) and CHEM 115 (Chemistry for the Sciences 1); and either BIOLOGY 115 (Concepts in Biology 2) or BIOLOGY 173 (Anatomy and Physiology 1). Three hours of lecture and three hours of laboratory per week.
Details
Grading Basis
Graded
Units
4
Component
Laboratory - Required
Lecture - Required
Course Attributes
Meets Natural Sci and Math Req
Offering
Course
BIOLOGY 242
Academic Group
College of Science & Tech
Academic Organization
Biological Allied Health Sci
Campus
Bloomsburg Main Campus
Enrollment Requirements
See Course Description