MICROM 301 General Microbiology (Spring; also offered Fall and Summer) Acquaints students with microorganisms and their activities. Topics include microbial cell structure and function, metabolism, genetics, and the role of microorganisms in disease, immunity, and other selected applied areas. 3 credits. Prerequisite: either CHEM 120, CHEM 140, CHEM 142, or CHEM 145; recommended:biology, organic chemistry. Instructor class description
MICROM 302 General Microbiology Laboratory (Fall; also offered Spring and Summer) Laboratory course primarily for students taking Micro 301. Covers a variety of microbiological techniques, with experiments designed to illustrate major concepts of bacteriology, virology, and immunology. 2 credits. Recommended: MICROM 301, which may be taken concurrently.
MICROM 443 Medical
Microbiology Laboratory (Winter; also offered Fall)
Procedures for isolation and identification of pathogenic bacteria
and testing their susceptibility to antibiotics. 3 credits.
Prerequisite: either BIOL 200 or BIOL 201. Instructor
MICROM 444 Medical
Mycology and Parasitology (Spring) Consideration of
medically important fungi and parasites, with emphasis on their
biology in relation to disease and its laboratory diagnosis. 4
credits. Prerequisite: either BIOL 200 or BIOL 201.