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BIOL 171 – Lab Principles-Applied Biosci (CRN: 46453) at Skyline College for Spring 2019

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BIOL 171 LABORATORY PRINCIPLES OF APPLIED BIOSCIENCE (1)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lab. Prerequisite: Completion of or concurrent enrollment in BIOL 170. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.
The laboratory introduces students to practical methods in preparing materials, reagents and media for conducting biological investigations and products of genetic engineering. Students will learn to measure and prepare solutions of various concentrations and pH, how to use basic chemistry and biological instrumentation such as digital scales, pipettes and micropipettes, centrifuges, and vertical and horizontal electrophoresis apparatuses. Students will plan and conduct biological experiments using the scientific method and employing modern laboratory methods and instrumentation. Data will be analyzed using spreadsheet software for tabulation and graphing. Teamwork, responsible lab technique, and proper and thorough notebook keeping will be emphasized. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (B3).


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Department: Biology

Number of Units: 1


Section
JX - Laboratory/Studio/Activity
Meeting Date: 01/17-05/23
Meeting Time: 7:00pm-10:00pm
Days: Th
Building: 07 Room: 7204
Instructor: Jing Folsom
Critical Dates for this Course Date
Last day to add class January 28, 2019
Last day to drop with a refund January 28, 2019
Last day to drop without a "W" February 3, 2019
Last day to drop with a "W" April 25, 2019
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