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BIO 223-General Microbiology

4 credit hoursThree hours of lecture and three hours of laboratory weekly; one term.
This course meets the Biological and Physical Sciences General Education Requirement.

Study of the fundamental principles of microbiology, the diversity of microorganisms and the relation of microorganisms to disease and industry. Laboratory work includes the examination of media, culture methods, microscope examinations and identifications, the control of microorganisms by physical and chemical means and some quantitative techniques. Lab fee $50.

Prerequisite(s): BIO 101   or BIO 103   or BIO 231   or BIO 233  ; eligibility for ENG 111   or ENG 115   or ENG 121  and any general education math.

Crosslisted: Also offered as BIO 223H  ; credit is not given for both BIO 223 and BIO 223H .