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BIOL 240 –  General Microbiology (CRN: 92921) at  Skyline College for Fall 2021

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BIOL 240 General Microbiology

Morphology, taxonomy, ecology, and physiology of microorganisms, with emphasis on bacteria. Laboratory techniques on culture and identification of bacteria. Recommended for agriculture, biochemistry, nursing, pre-medical and pre-dental, biotechnology engineering, and other life science majors.

Units: 4
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Lab hours/semester: 48-54
  • TBA hours/semester: 16-18
  • Homework hours/semester: 80-90
Prerequisites: Successful completion of a college-level laboratory science course.
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area 9B2
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area B2, B3), UC (IGETC Area 5B, 5C)

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Department: Biology

Number of Units: 4

BIOL 240 HM will be held online and on campus. Lab portion of course will meet on campus. Requires Internet access and SMCCD email. Check Canvas ( for orientation and course information. Lab portion of course will meet on campus. Instructor email contact:

HM - Laboratory/Studio/Activity
Meeting Date: 08/18-12/08
Meeting Time: 3:15pm-4:33pm
Days: M, W
Building: 07 Room: 7237
Instructor: Oliver Yuan
HM - Online
Meeting Date: 08/18-12/08
Meeting Time: 5:30pm-6:50pm
Days: M, W
Building:  Virtual Room:  Remote
Instructor: Oliver Yuan
Critical Dates for this Course Date
Last day to add class August 31, 2021
Last day to drop with a section refund August 31, 2021
Last day to drop without appearing on transcript September 6, 2021
Last day to change to Pass/No Pass Grading Option December 8, 2021
Last day to withdraw with an EW December 8, 2021
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