MICR 130 :: General Microbiology
Spring 2013 @UH Maui College

CRN: 47779, 47780, 47781(KAH)
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Sally Irwin
sirwin@hawaii.edu
984-3566 (Ph)
984-3251 (Fax)
Course URL: http://www.hawaii.edu/mauidlhandbook/
Instructional Mode: Cable TV
Dates: 01/07/2013 - 05/10/2013
Broadcast Channels: MCTV channel 354 (Oceanic TWC - Maui county)
Broadcast Schedule: Tue/Thu 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Tue/Thu 8:30 PM - 9:45 PM (rebroadcast)
Schedule Notes: Optional lab offered at Kahului campus (MICR 140).
Course Restrictions: Maui island only.
Course Requirements: Open to students on Maui island only. Optional weekly lab offered on the Kahului campus (MICR 140).

See "Technology Requirements" listed below
Course Prerequisites: ENG 100 with grade C or better, and MATH 23 or 82 with grade C or better (or concurrent) or placement at least MATH 25; or consent
Course Description: Introduces fundamentals of microbiology. Explains role of microorganisms and how they affect humans. Emphasizes medical and public health aspects, bacterial and viral diseases, and epidemiology.
Textbooks: Tortora; Microbiology w/ CD; 9th ed, 2007; 978-0-8053-4790-6

Books may be purchased at the Maui CC bookstore or ordered online at http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/maui/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. MCTV programming is not available on satellite TV systems.


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.
Updated: Thursday, October 11, 2012 16:54:54