BIO SCI M122 General Microbiology (2013-2014)

BIO SCI M122 General Microbiology

(Required for BME.)
Catalog Data:

BIO SCI M122 General Microbiology (Credit Units: 4) Comparative metabolism of small molecules and cell structure and relationship to microbial classification. Macromolecule synthesis and regulation, sporulation, cell division, growth, and effect of antibiotics. Prerequisite: BIO SCI 98. (Design units: 0)

Required Textbook:
Recommended Textbook:
Relationship to Student Outcomes
No student outcomes specified.
Course Learning Outcomes. Students will:
Prerequisites by Topic
Lecture Topics:

Introduction to Microbiology MR Chapter 1

Prokaryotic Cell Structure MR Chapter 3

Microbial Cultivation and Growth MR Chapter 5 & 6

Control of Microbial Growth MR Chapter 7

Microbial Metabolism-1 MR Chapter 9 & 10

Microbial Metabolism-2 MR Chapter 9 & 10

Microbial Genetics MR Chapter 13

Microbial Taxonomy MR

Infection and Pathogenicity ML Chapter 31

Innate Immunity ML Chapter 32

Adaptive Immunity ML Chapter 33

Clinical Microbiology and Immunology ML Chapter 35

Human Diseases – Viruses and Prions ML Chapter 37

Human Diseases – Bacteria ML Chapter 38

Human Diseases – Protozoan Parasites ML Chapter 39

Epidemiology and Public Health M

Class Schedule:

Meets for each week for 10 weeks.

Computer Usage:
Laboratory Projects:
Professional Component
Design Content Description
Laboratory Portion:
Grading Criteria:

The midterm and final will each consist of 50 points. Each quiz will consist of 10 points. The final grades will be assigned based on the total overall score of all tests.

Estimated ABET Category Content:

Mathematics and Basic Science: 0.0 credit units

Computing: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Topics: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Science: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Design: 0.0 credit units

July 17, 2013
Senate Approved:
June 10, 2013
Approved Effective:
2013 Winter Qtr