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|Course ID||Course Name||Prerequisite||Total Credits||Lab Credits|
|SC 209||MICROBIOLOGY||SC 109 / SC 159A||4||1|
This course is an introduction to the structure and function of cells and viruses, with an emphasis on bacteria. The basic techniques of isolation, identification, and pure culture are covered in the laboratory as well as a consideration of the physiology and ecology of microbes. This course is designed to cover cell biology for liberal arts majors and microbiology for students preparing for careers in the allied health sciences.