Courses

MICR 2141. Gen Microbiology Laboratory.

General Microbiology Laboratory. Techniques and analyses used in the study of microorganisms.

1 Credit Hour
3 Total Contact Hour
3 Lab Hour
0 Lecture Hour
0 Other Hour

Prerequisite(s): (BIOL 1107 w/C or better AND BIOL 1305 w/C or better ) AND (CHEM 1106 w/C or better AND CHEM 1306 w/C or better ) AND (MATH 1508 w/C or better)

Corequisite(s): MICR2340

MICR 2330. Microorganisms and Disease.

Microorganisms and Disease (3-0) A survey of microorganisms important to humans with emphasis on pathogens; laboratory demonstrations of diagnostic procedures for pathogenicity of and immune responses to the more common pathogens. A terminal course not to be used as a prerequisite for any other course. A course for non-majors, including those in the nursing program.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (BIOL 1107 w/D or better AND BIOL 1305 w/D or better)

MICR 2340. General Microbiology.

General Microbiology (3-3) Survey of microorganisms and their characteristics; aspects of biochemical cytology, physiology, and genetics; introduction to applied microbiology.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (BIOL 1107 w/C or better AND BIOL 1305 w/C or better ) AND (CHEM 1106 w/C or better AND CHEM 1306 w/C or better ) AND (MATH 1508 w/C or better)

Corequisite(s): MICR2141

MICR 3144. Pathogenic Microbiology Lab.

Pathogenic Microbiology Laboratory. Diagnostic procedures for isolating and identifying pathogens.

1 Credit Hour
3 Total Contact Hour
3 Lab Hour
0 Lecture Hour
0 Other Hour

Prerequisite(s): (MICR 1241 w/C or better AND MICR 3240 w/C or better ) OR (MICR 2440 w/C or better ) OR (MICR 2141 w/C or better AND MICR 2340 w/C or better)

Corequisite(s): MICR3343

MICR 3146. Microbial Physiology Lab.

Microbial Physiology Laboratory. Techniques and analyses for studying physiological activities of microbial cells.

1 Credit Hour
3 Total Contact Hour
3 Lab Hour
0 Lecture Hour
0 Other Hour

Prerequisite(s): (MICR 2440 w/C or better ) OR (MICR 3240 w/C or better ) OR (MICR 2141 w/C or better AND MICR 2340 w/C or better ) AND (CHEM 3125 w/C or better AND CHEM 3325 w/C or better ) OR (CHEM 2125 w/C or better AND CHEM 2325 w/C or better)

Corequisite(s): MICR3345

MICR 3328. Microorganisms in Ecosystems.

Microorganisms in Ecosystems (3-0) The relationship between microorganisms (viruses, bacteria, fungi, algae, and protozoa) and their environment (air, water, and soil in microbiology decomposition, and pollution).

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (CHEM 1106 w/D or better AND CHEM 1306 w/D or better ) AND (BIOL 1108 w/D or better AND BIOL 1306 w/D or better)

MICR 3343. Pathogenic Microbiology.

Pathogenic Microbiology (3-3). Epidemiology, pathogenicity, and host response to disease- producing microorganisms.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (MICR 1241 w/D or better AND MICR 3240 w/D or better ) OR (MICR 2440 w/C or better ) OR (MICR 2141 w/C or better AND MICR 2340 w/C or better)

Corequisite(s): MICR3144

MICR 3345. Microbial Physiology.

Microbial Physiology (3-3) Biochemical cytology, growth, nutrition, metabolism, and genetics of microorganisms.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (MICR 2440 w/C or better ) OR (MICR 3240 w/C or better ) OR (MICR 2141 w/C or better AND MICR 2340 w/C or better ) AND (CHEM 3125 w/C or better AND CHEM 3325 w/C or better ) OR (CHEM 2125 w/C or better AND CHEM 2325 w/C or better)

Corequisite(s): MICR3146

MICR 3449. Prokaryotic Molecular Genetics.

Prokaryotic Molecular Genetics (3-3) Molecular biology of prokaryotes. Transfer of genetic information, structure and organization of the prokaryotic genome, regulation of gene expression, and genetic engineering.

4 Credit Hours
6 Total Contact Hours
3 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (BIOL 3320 w/D or better ) OR (MICR 2440 w/D or better ) OR (MICR 2141 w/C or better AND MICR 2340 w/C or better)

MICR 4154. Immunology Laboratory.

Immunology Laboratory. Laboratory techniques and analyses in immunology.

1 Credit Hour
3 Total Contact Hour
3 Lab Hour
0 Lecture Hour
0 Other Hour

Prerequisite(s): (MICR 2440 w/C or better ) OR (MICR 2141 w/C or better AND MICR 2340 w/C or better ) AND (CHEM 2125 w/C or better AND CHEM 2325 w/C or better)

Corequisite(s): MICR4353

MICR 4329. Epidemiology.

Epidemiology (3-0) Distribution and determinants of health-related states or events in specific populations and their applications to the control of health problems. Basic concepts and methodologies used in epidemiological research are also covered. MICR 3443 is recommended, and may be taken concurrently.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Classification Restrictions:
Restricted to class of JR,SR

Prerequisite(s): (MICR 2440 w/C or better ) OR (MICR 2141 w/C or better AND MICR 2340 w/C or better ) AND (CHEM 1108 w/C or better AND CHEM 1306 w/C or better)

MICR 4351. General Virology.

General Virology (3-0) Biochemistry and virus-host interactions of animal, bacterial, insect, and plant viruses.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (MICR 2440 w/D or better ) OR (BIOL 3320 w/D or better AND MICR 3240 w/D or better ) OR (MICR 2141 w/C or better AND MICR 2340 w/C or better)

MICR 4353. Immunology.

Immunology (3-3) Antigens and antibodies, humoral and cellular immunity, transplantation, complement, diseases of the immune system.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (MICR 2440 w/C or better ) OR (MICR 2141 w/C or better AND MICR 2340 w/C or better ) AND (CHEM 2125 w/C or better AND CHEM 2325 w/C or better)

Corequisite(s): MICR4154

MICR 4355. Medical Mycology.

Medical Mycology (3-0) A study of the fungi of medical importance.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (MICR 1241 w/D or better AND MICR 3240 w/D or better ) OR (MICR 2440 w/D or better ) OR (MICR 2141 w/C or better AND MICR 2340 w/C or better)