BIOS240 Microbiology

This course will provide and introduction into the field of microbiology and will include discussions of prokaryotic, eukaryotic and acellular microbes. It will cover the characteristics, growth and metabolism of the microbes, as well as how microbes interact with other organisms and their environment. The lab component emphasizes aseptic techniques and methods of isolation, enumeration, staining, and biochemical characterization. It is intended to fulfill one of the biology elective requirements for biology majors during their sophomore semester. BIOS240 and BIOS202 may not both be used for credit towards the same degree. Prereq. - BIOS150 and CHEM120.


4 credits


BIOS150 and CHEM120

Lecture/Lab Ratio