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BIO* E235  - Microbiology
(Previously: BI 203)

Credits: 4 Elective Code: S

ENG*E101, CHE*E111 or CHE*E121, and BIO*E105 or BIO*E121, each with a grade of "C" or higher.

The history of microbiology and a survey of microbial life. The bacteria are studied as characteristic prototypes of all microorganisms. These and other microorganisms are discussed, stressing their environment, growth, reproduction, metabolism, and relationship to humans.

3 hours lecture and 3 hours laboratory.