BIOL 240  - General Microbiology at Cañada College for Spring 2013 (CRN :  39410)


Units (Letter grade) 4; Class Hours: Minimum of 48 lecture/48 lab/16 by arrangement lab hours/semester; Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100, and MATH 110 or 111; Prerequisite(s): BIOL 110, or 130 and 132, or 210 ,or 215 (offered at Skyline College), or 220 (offered at College of San Mateo), or 225, or 230, or 250, or 260; AND CHEM 192, or 210, or 410, or equivalent (any college level biology course with a lab and any college level chemistry course with a lab).

Description: This course introduces microorganisms in nature: their cellular and molecular structure and functions, metabolisms, and techniques and procedures used by microbiologists. Emphasis is on microbes that play important roles in human daily life, especially those that cause disease and impact the environment. Laboratory emphasizes isolation, cultivation, and identification of bacteria. Transfer: CSU: B2, B3, UC. (IGETC: 5B*, 5C)

Cañada College MAP                          Department: Biology                          Number of Units: 4       

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IGETC: 5B-Biological Sci - Canada

CSU:   B2-Life Science - Canada

Section Information as of Wednesday, November 22nd 2017 - 03:40:56 pm

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Instructor Meeting Date Meeting Time Days Building Room Section Session
Staples,N 01/14-05/15 9:45am-11:00am Monday Wednesday 22 0114 ABX Lecture and/or Discussion
Staples,N 01/14-05/15 11:10am-12:25pm Monday Wednesday 16 0204 ABX Laboratory/Studio/Activity
Staples,N 01/14-05/15 TBA 1 Hrs/Wk Tuesday 09 0257A ABX Laboratory/Studio/Activity

Critical Dates for this Course
Last day to add class: 28-JAN-2013
Last day to drop with a refund: 28-JAN-2013
Last day to drop without a "W": 03-FEB-2013
Last day to drop with a "W": 25-APR-2013

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