1 (2 hours lab per week)
Course Description:This course is an introduction to experimental techniques in microbiology. The exercises include cultivation and various staining techniques, isolation, identification, biochemical activities, antibiotic sensitivity tests and basic immunology.
Corequisite: MCB 2010
Required textbooks/ course materials:
Leboffe, Michael J. Photographic Atlas for Microbiology Laboratory (Looseleaf). 5th Edition. Morton Publishing. 2021. ISBN 9781617319037
eBook, ISBN: 9781617319068
**All Microbiology labs require the Nester’s Microbiology Connect Access by Anderson, ISBN: 9781264341962
See first-day handout.
Discipline-level learning outcomes:
Area 2 - Natural Science: Explore the Nature of Science
The purpose of the study of the natural sciences component in the core curriculum is to enable the student to understand, construct, and evaluate relationships in the natural sciences, and to understand the bases for building and testing scientific theories.
NS-1 Recognize appropriate scientific terminology.
NS-2 Apply scientific principles or concepts.
NS-3 Solve real-world problems using scientific knowledge.
Course-level learning outcomes:
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NS-1, NS-2, NS-3
Means of accomplishing learning outcomes:
Laboratory activities are primarily hands on, designed to reinforce lecture topics.
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