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2017-2018 Springfield College Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Springfield College Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIOL 315 - General Microbiology

This course studies the fundamental principles of microbiology. Students are to view and understand representatives of bacteria, viruses, fungi, algae, and protozoa, and to establish the basis of their classification, identification and activities. Emphasis is placed upon morphology, cytology, physiology and metabolism of bacteria and viruses.

Prerequisites & Notes
BIOL 121 - Bioscience I  -BIOL 123 - Bioscience I Laboratory  

BIOL 122 - Bioscience II  -BIOL 124 - Bioscience II Laboratory   

CHEM 121 - General Chemistry I  -CHEM 123 - General Chemistry I Laboratory  


CHEM 122 - General Chemistry II  -CHEM 124 - General Chemistry II Laboratory  

Co-requisite: Students must also register for the corresponding lab, BIOL 317 - General Microbiology Laboratory .

Credits: 3