The University of St. Thomas

Course Number:356
College:College of Arts & Sciences
Instructor:Ditty, Jayna L
Time:1330 - 1730
Location:Owens Science Hall St Paul
Room:OWS 263
Credit Hours Start Date End Date Days Available Enrollment Maximum
0 09/03 12/19 -  T  -   -  - 12 0 12
Course Description:
An in-depth study of the biology of microorganisms directed at gaining an understanding of the mechanisms that underlie the functions of bacteria and viruses. The importance of microorganisms as they relate to human disease, industry and the environment will be explored through lectures, readings from the literature and discussions. Laboratory includes an independent research project done in collaboration with the professor and peers. Four laboratory hours per week. Prerequisite: A minimum grade of C- in BIOL 209; completion of or concurrent registration in CHEM201