BIO 235 - Microbiology

4 credits (PREREQUISITE: BIO 120 or BIO 121 and CHEM 101 or CHEM 110)

This course explores the role of microorganisms in disease and health. Coverage includes the structure, function, growth and transmission of viruses, bacteria, fungi, protozoans, and helminths as well as vectors of pathogenic agents. Laboratory activities include study of the growth, detection, and analysis of various microbial and parasitic organisms. SCI (F, Sp, Su)