BIOL240 -General Microbiology

BIOL 240 General Microbiology

Introduction to the morphology, physiology, and genetics of microorganisms, with emphasis on bacteria and viruses. Includes environmental, applied microbiology, and the role of bacteria and viruses in health and disease. Laboratory work consists of isolation, cultivation, and identification of bacteria and techniques used to demonstrate microbial properties; including serological methods. (Recommended for students majoring in life science, physical science, health science, and nursing). One or more field trips may be required. (CSUIUC)(CAN BIOL 14)

Units: 4 or 4
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Lab hours/semester: 144-162
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
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College of San Mateo

Department: Biology

Number of Units: 4


This description is for theFall 2020 term