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Course Descriptions

BIOL 191: Introductory Microbiology

-Completion of BIOL 121, BIOL 161, or BIOL 181
-Completion of MATH 094 or 095 or higher OR
-Completion of MATH 89 and 131/141 OR
-Placement at college level math

Completion of college level chemistry course recommended. This course explores the nature and diversity of microorganisms. Both beneficial and detrimental interrelationships between microbes, other organisms, and the environment are examined. Two weekly laboratory sessions consist of practical and investigative studies. 4 credit hours

Transferrable Elective Course: This course generally should transfer to an Illinois Articulation Initiative college or university. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

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