SCI 260 - Microbiology
(SCI 260 - Microbiology)

Microbiology (3 credit hours). This course is an introduction to the study of morphological and physiological characteristics of microorganisms. Special emphasis is placed on the mode of infection, control, and immunity.

Competencies:

1. Explaining historical viewpoints and achievements in

microbiology.

2. Describing the influence of microbes on human society.

3. Explaining the cellular morphology of prokaryotic and eukaryotic microorganisms.

4. Understanding the techniques used to control microorganisms.

5. Describing biotic and a-biotic requirements for bacterial growth.

6. Describing common physiological processes of bacteria.