2016-2017 Catalog 
    
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2016-2017 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIOL 107 Microbes and Society

(IAI: L1 903)
Prerequisite: Placement into ENG 099  or higher
3 lectures per week; 3 hrs transfer credit
This course focuses on microorganisms and introduces students to scientific inquiry by examining such biological concepts as organization, heredity, evolution, and ecology. It emphasizes the role of microorganisms on health and disease and their relevance to biotechnology and industry. The course also addresses the social and economic impact of microorganisms and their effects on health, sanitation, and agriculture.