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BIO 223 - General Microbiology

4 credit hours - Three 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 fees reduced for this course. See Course Fees .

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

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