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2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
  Apr 23, 2024
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

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Minimum Credits: 3
Maximum Credits: 3
This course will introduce students to the basic biology, diversity in types, and survival strategies of microorganisms. We will study basic topics, including microbial growth, metabolism, nutrition and genetics, as well as the relevance of microorganisms to human disease, biotechnology and environmental science.
Academic Career: Undergraduate
Course Component: Lecture
Grade Component: LG/SNC Elective Basis
Course Requirements: PREQ: (BIOSC 0160 or 0716 or 0191 or 0180 or BIOENG 1071 or 1072 or BIOL 0102 or 0120) and [CHEM 0120 or 0720 or 0770 or 0970 or 0102 or (0112 and 0114)] (MIN GRADE ‘C’)

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