Microbiology for Science Majors   [Archived Catalog]
Northwest Vista College Schedule/Catalog 2010-2011

BIOL 2421 - Microbiology for Science Majors

Prerequisites: Any two:(CHEM 1411 or CHEM 1412 or [CHEM 2223 and CHEM 2323] or [CHEM 2225 and CHEM 2325]); AND any two: (BIOL 1406 or BIOL 1407 or BIOL 1411 or BIOL 1413 or BIOL 2401 or BIOL 2402 or BIOL 2416) all with a grade of "C" or better.

Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: ENGL 0301
Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0303
Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0303
Study of the morphology, physiology, taxonomy of representative groups of pathogenic and nonpathogenic microorganisms. Pure cultures of microorganisms grown on selected media are used in learning laboratory techniques. Includes a survey of food microbes, public health, medical microbiology and immunology.

Semester Hours: (4-3-4)

CIP: 26.0503.51 03

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