BIOL 2120 - Microbiology Lab for Non-Science Majors

Study of the morphology, physiology, and taxonomy of representative groups of pathogenic and nonpathogenic microorganisms. Pure cultures of microorganisms grown on selected media are used in learning laboratory techniques. Includes a brief preview of food microbes, public health, and immunology.

ACGM states: This course covers basics of culture and identification of bacteria and microbial ecology. This course is primarily directed at prenursing and other pre-allied health majors and covers basics of microbiology. Emphasis is on medical microbiology, infectious diseases, and public health. Corequisite BIOL 2320

Grade Basis: L
Credit hours: 1.0
Lab hours: 3.0



  • BIOL 2320 - Microbiology for Non-Science Majors


  • College readiness in reading required.
  • Must have earned a ā€œCā€ or better in BIOL 2301/2101