BIO 225 Microbiology
This course is designed to introduce the student to the lifestyles and impact of the smallest organisms known. Lecture/discussion will examine topics such as microbial cell structure and function, growth and nutrition, genetics, antibiotics and pathogenesis, and microbial diversity. The laboratory is organized around an investigative, discovery driven project. This course is offered alternate years. Next anticipated offerings will be spring semesters of 2012 and 2014.
Prerequisite: Biology 111 and 112 or permission of instructor.