MICR 130 :: General Microbiology
Fall 2012 @Honolulu CC

CRN: 20323, 20324
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: John Shen
micro130@hcc.hawaii.edu
(808) 845-9489 (Ph)
Instructional Mode: Cable TV
Dates: 08/20/2012 - 12/14/2012
Broadcast Channels: EDUTV channel 354 (Oceanic TWC - Oahu, Hawaii, and Kauai counties)
MCTV channel 354 (Oceanic TWC - Maui county)
UHTV channel 355 (Oceanic TWC)
UHVod channel 358 (Oceanic TWC)
Broadcast Schedule: Oahu County: Oceanic channel 355 or QAM channel 46.55
TR 6:00 AM - 7:00 AM
Sunday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM (rebroadcast)

Hawaii County: Oceanic channel 355 or QAM channel 46.55
TR 6:00 AM - 7:00 AM
Sunday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM (rebroadcast)

Kauai County: Oceanic channel 355 or QAM channel 46.55
TR 6:00 AM - 7:00 AM
Sunday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM (rebroadcast)

Maui County: Oceanic channel 55
TR 6:00 AM - 7:00 AM
Sunday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM (rebroadcast)
Course Requirements: Before the first day of instruction, email your instructor that you have registered for the course. The starting point for the class is
<https://laulima.hawaii.edu/portal>.

Course Description: An introductory course to the world of micro-organisms, with emphasis on bacteria, but including algae, fungi, protozoa, and viruses; their structure, growth and development, reproduction, and classification; and their effects on people and their environment. Also included are selected topics in medical microbiology, immunology, and applied microbiology including food, industrial, sanitation, and public health microbiology.
Textbooks: Books may be purchased at the Honolulu CC bookstore or ordered online at http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/hcc/home.aspx. If you do not have access to the Internet or unable to travel to the bookstore, you may also order by phone at 1-800-UHBOOKS

Technical Requirements: Cable allows students to take a course at home. To enroll in a cable class, students must have subscription to Oceanic Time Warner Cable.

Oceanic Digital Cable Subscribers (on Oahu, Kauai, Hawaii):
Tune to channel 355 to view your cable class broadcasts

Oceanic Analog Cable Subscribers (on Oahu, Kauai, Hawaii):
- If you have a digital TV that includes a QAM tuner, search for channel 46.55 to view your cable class broadcasts.

- If you do not have a digital equipment, such as an Oceanic-supplied digital cable box, contact Oceanic Cable Customer Care Service at (808) 643-2100 to find out how to get a digital equipment free of charge for so long as you maintain your existing analog service subscription (some restrictions apply.**). Once you have set-up your digital cable box, tune to channel 355 to view your cable class broadcasts.

Maui County Oceanic Subscribers:
- Tune to channel 55 to view your cable class broadcasts

Note: Before registering for the class, prospective students should check with their cable provider or programming line-up to verify they can view the education cable access channel at their home. If student resides in a region of their county that is unable to receive the educational cable access channel listed above, the student should not register for this cable class.

It is recommended that students record the broadcast of their class sessions in case they are unable to view it during the scheduled broadcast time. Students should be familiar with setting the timer on their VCR or DVR to record. For more tips go online at:
http://www.hawaii.edu/dlus/UHTV/tips.html

Cable class may include an online component. Familiarity with using a computer and basic Internet skills (browsing, sending e-mail, saving/sending files) is required. Students must have a computer with Internet access and a UH email account. For more information in regards to obtaining a UH email account please go to the following website: http://www.hawaii.edu/askus/563
Additional Notes: Two (2) sections available

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Updated: Monday, August 20, 2012 11:33:21