2016-2017 Catalog

SCI 215 Microbiology with Lab

This introductory course in microbiology focuses on cell structure, metabolism, biology, and microbial genetics.  Students study microbes (viruses, bacteria, fungi, algae, and protozoa) particularly as they relate to human health and illness.  The course focuses on bacterial and viral illnesses, the immune system, and host responses to infection.  This is an integrated course, including both lecture and laboratory aspects.  The laboratory activities complement the lecture, offering practical application of the course concepts.

Course is not yet available to be taken in residence.  Students must earn and acquire these credits required for degree completion through approved transfer or alternative credit.  Please discuss with your academic advisor.