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Microbiology

Credits: 4
Course Number: 10-806-197

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Course Description

10-806-197 MICROBIOLOGY ...history, morphology, physiology, nutritional growth requirements, metabolism, methods of identification. Focus on disease-causing microorganisms, appropriate prevention, treatment, control mechanisms. Specific/non-specific host defense mechanisms, applications of immunology examined. (Prerequisite: 10-806-177, General Anatomy & Physiology OR 10-806-114, General Biology with a "C" or better. Health programs may require a higher grade; refer to your plan for details)

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  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Spring

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What will I learn?

  1. Explore the history and scope of the field of microbiology
  2. Use safe laboratory practices
  3. Perform microbiological laboratory procedures according to appropriate safety standards
  4. Use a bright-field microscope to examine microbial cells
  5. Compare prokaryotic and eukaryotic cell structures and their functions
  6. Explain microbial growth requirements and key microbial metabolic processes
  7. Classify bacteria based on differentiating characteristics
  8. Assess the impact of microbial genetics on humans and the environment
  9. Evaluate processes to control the growth of microbes in the body and in the environment
  10. Summarize pathogenic and non-pathogenic host-microbe interactions
  11. Analyze patterns of microbial disease transmission using principles of epidemiology
  12. Summarize host defense mechanisms
  13. Evaluate immunopathology and immunological applications
  14. Correlate select bacteria with human infectious disease
  15. Correlate select fungi and parasites with human infectious disease
  16. Correlate select viruses and prions with human infectious disease
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5 classes found

Class Number: 51254

Location:
Green Bay Campus
Date:
-
Delivery:
Blended - Less than 50% Online
Term:
Summer 2024
Green Bay Campus Room SC378
6/7/2024 - 8/2/2024
W, F — 1:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Web Conference
6/10/2024 - 7/30/2024
M, Tu — 1:30 PM - 4:20 PM
$747.20

Class Number: 51256

Location:
Green Bay Campus
Date:
-
Delivery:
Blended - Less than 50% Online
Term:
Summer 2024
Online
6/7/2024 - 8/2/2024
Green Bay Campus Room SC340
6/7/2024 - 8/2/2024
W, F — 9:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Green Bay Campus Room SC378
6/7/2024 - 8/2/2024
W, F — 10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
$747.20

Class Number: 51258

Location:
Marinette Campus
Date:
-
Delivery:
In-Person
Term:
Summer 2024
Marinette Campus Room MN100
6/6/2024 - 8/1/2024
Tu, Th — 12:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Marinette Campus Room SC104
6/6/2024 - 8/1/2024
Tu, Th — 3:30 PM - 5:15 PM
$747.20

Class Number: 51250

Location:
Green Bay Campus
Date:
-
Delivery:
Blended - Less than 50% Online
Term:
Summer 2024
Green Bay Campus Room SC378
6/6/2024 - 8/1/2024
Tu, Th — 7:30 AM - 9:15 AM
Web Conference
6/10/2024 - 7/31/2024
M, W — 7:30 AM - 10:20 AM
$747.20

Class Number: 51252

Location:
Green Bay Campus
Date:
-
Delivery:
Blended - Less than 50% Online
Term:
Summer 2024
Online
6/6/2024 - 8/2/2024
Green Bay Campus Room SC340
6/6/2024 - 8/1/2024
Tu, Th — 5:30 PM - 6:20 PM
Green Bay Campus Room SC378
6/6/2024 - 8/1/2024
Tu, Th — 6:30 PM - 8:20 PM
$747.20