MICR 130: General Microbiology

Credits 3 Lecture Hours 45
Teaching Equivalent
Introduces fundamentals of microbiology. Explains role of microorganisms and how they affect humans. Emphasizes medical and public health aspects, bacterial and viral diseases, and epidemiology. To progress to more advanced mathematics courses, students should have grade C or better in prerequisite courses. The prerequisite course is most beneficial when completed during the prior 12 months. Math placement testing or alternate placement measures are required of all students who are taking mathematics at UH Maui College. (For more info, see English and Math Placement section, or the Math Routes for Specific Majors chart.)

ENG 100 with grade C or better, and MATH 82 with grade C or better (or concurrent) or placement at least MATH 100, or consent.