Jan 15, 2021  
2020-2021 Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Catalog
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BIOL 2320 - Microbiology for Non-Science Majors (lecture)


3 semester hours
3 hours lecture, 0 hours lab

This course covers basic microbiology and immunology and is primarily directed at pre-nursing, pre-allied health, and non-science majors. It provides an introduction to historical concepts of the nature of microorganisms, microbial diversity, the importance of microorganisms and acellular agents in the biosphere, and their roles in human and animal diseases. Major topics include bacterial structure as well as growth, physiology, genetics, and biochemistry of microorganisms. Emphasis is on medical microbiology, infectious diseases, and public health.

Prerequisite: College level readiness in Reading
Co-requisite: BIOL 2120  



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