MICR 130 :: General Microbiology
Fall 2012 @Leeward CC

CRN: 51275
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Kristen Joachimides
kjoach@hawaii.edu
455-0416 (Ph)
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 08/20/2012 - 12/06/2012
Course Prerequisites: Prerequisite: ENG 21 and 22 with a grade of C or better or equivalent
Course Description: This course covers the fundamentals of microbiology and the role of microorganisms in the environment and in human affairs. Viruses, bacteria, algae, protozoa and fungi are described and their economic importance is discussed. Other topics include cell structure and metabolism; microbial genetics; medical, food, water and soil microbiology. Emphasis is given to medical aspects—bacterial and viral diseases, immunology and chemotherapy.
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