MICR 130 :: General Microbiology
Spring 2013 @Honolulu CC

CRN: 23402, 23403, 24244
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: John Shen
johnshen@hawaii.edu
(808) 845-9489 (Ph)
Instructional Mode: Cable TV
Dates: 01/07/2013 - 05/10/2013
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: EDUTV channel 354, UHTV channel 355, UHVOD channel 358
Mon/Wed 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tue/Thu 3:30 AM - 4:30 AM (rebroadcast)
Sun 10:00 PM - 12:00 AM (rebroadcast)

Hawaii County: EDUTV channel 354, UHTV channel 355, UHVOD channel 358
Mon/Wed 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tue/Thu 3:30 AM - 4:30 AM (rebroadcast)
Sun 10:00 PM to 12:00 AM (rebroadcast)

Kauai County: EDUTV channel 354, UHTV channel 355, UHVOD channel 358
Mon/Wed 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tue/Thu 3:30 AM - 4:30 AM (rebroadcast)
Sun 10:00 PM - 12:00 AM (rebroadcast)

Maui County:
UHTV channel 355, UHVOD channel 358
Mon/Wed 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tue/Thu 3:30 AM - 4:30 AM (rebroadcast)
Sun 10:00 PM to 12:00 AM (rebroadcast)

MCTV channel 354
Tue/Thu 3:30 AM - 4:30 AM
(no 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: *Must be an Oceanic Time Warner Cable subscriber. UHTV programming is not available on satellite TV systems.

*Oceanic Time Warner Cable Digital TV subscribers may view UHTV programming on channel 355.

*Oceanic Time Warner Cable Digital TV subscribers may also view state-wide cable classes on the UH VOD channel 358. Must have a digital cable box to access VOD channel.

*Oceanic Time Warner Cable Standard or Basic TV subscribers
-that own an HD Television with a QAM tuner, may view UHTV programming on channel 46.55 (27.55 for Maui County).
-that do not have an HD Television, may contact the Oceanic Cable Customer Service Center at (808) 643-2100 to find out how to get a digital cable box free of charge for so long as you maintain your existing analog service subscription. Some restrictions apply.

Recommendations:
*Record class sessions if unable to view during actual broadcast. Students should be familiar with setting the timer on their VCR or DVR to record.
*Cable Troubleshooting Tip, http://www.hawaii.edu/dlus/UHTV/troubleshooting.html
*Tips for Cable Students, http://www.hawaii.edu/dlus/UHTV/tips.html

Online Component
Course may also 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. Check with your instructor for more information.
Additional Notes: Three (3) sections available.

Laulima Help
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Updated: Thursday, December 6, 2012 13:31:52