Microbiology Associate in Science Degree
PROGRAM CODE: 2S03821
This Associate in Science Degree is designed to introduce the student to the field of microbiology. Students who complete this degree will be prepared for further study in microbiology or related disciplines, or for entry level work in a biological sciences lab. This degree requires a total of 18-19 units of which 9 units are in required courses. An additional 9-10 units must be chosen from the list of restricted electives.
|Required Courses (9 units):|
|BIOL 272 F||Cell and Molecular Biology||4|
|MICR 262 F||General Microbiology||5|
|Restricted Electives (9-10 units):||9-10|
|Genetics and Evolutionary Biology||4|
|General Chemistry I||5|
|General Chemistry II||5|
|Organic Chemistry I||5|
|Organic Chemistry II||5|
|Physics for the Life Sciences I||4|
|Physics for the Life Sciences II||4|
Program Level Student Learning Outcomes
Outcome 1: Demonstrate an understanding of how the scientific method is used to explore topics in microbiology.
Outcome 2: Demonstrate safe and proficient use of laboratory equipment and techniques.
Outcome 3: Explain how molecular and cellular structures contribute to function.