Morphology, taxonomy, ecology, and physiology of microorganisms, with emphasis on
bacteria. Laboratory techniques on culture and identification of bacteria. Recommended
for agriculture, biochemistry, nursing, pre-medical and pre-dental, biotechnology
engineering, and other life science majors.
Letter Grade Only
- Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
- Lab hours/semester: 48-54
- TBA hours/semester: 16-18
- Homework hours/semester: 80-90
Prerequisites: Successful completion of a college-level laboratory science course.
Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area 9B2
(CSU GE Area B2, B3), UC (IGETC Area 5B, 5C)