Feb 27, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog

BIOL 201 - General Microbiology for Health Professionals


(4 units)

Prerequisites: CHEM 111A  or CHEM 140  with a grade of “C” or better and GE Foundation requirements.
Microbiology for those planning careers in nursing, health care and education, and foods and nutrition. Introduction to microorganisms, including structure, function, metabolism, growth, genetics, diversity, and applied aspects. Special emphasis on human health.

Both grading options. Course fee may be required. (Lecture 2 hrs., laboratory 6 hrs.) Not open for credit to majors in the biological sciences. Not open for credit to students with credit in MICR 200.

General Education: Lower Division B - Scientific Inquiry and Quantitative Reasoning