BY 3002 - General Microbiology

An introduction to microorganisms, including their classification, life processes, and ecology. Emphasis is placed on the procaryotic forms of life such as the bacteria. The laboratory involves the study of representative microorganisms as well as the demonstration and use of microbiological techniques.

Prerequisites: One semester of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry; Biology II or Biological Science II.

3 hours Lecture and 3 hours Laboratory—4 credits