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BIO203W (General Microbiology) Course Information
Prerequisites for the course are: BIO 111, requiring a "B" (3.0) grade. BIO 130 or BIO 140 or BIO 171 or BIO 152 or BIO 241, each requiring a “C” (2.0) minimum grade.
Lecture - Lab: 45-45
General microbiology surveys the microorganisms associated with infectious diseases, including the bacteria, viruses, fungi, and protozoans. emphasizes the health care aspects, and the distribution and activities of microbes as related to the following: microbial nutrition and anatomy, growth, disease, epidemiology, infection and immunity. Uses labs that stress aseptic techniques and that develop skills necessary to handle microbes in health care settings, including the characterization of unknown microbes.
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The LAB MANUAL is mandatory: written by the microbiology faculty and is only sold in the Delta College Bookstore.
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Instructor-Selected Lab Days will be held in room C-119.