UT Dallas 2021 Undergraduate Catalog

BIOL3203 - Introduction to Microbiology Lab

BIOL 3203 Introduction to Microbiology Lab (2 semester credit hours) Students will learn basic aseptic techniques along with use of microscopes and basic staining methods. The exercises will incorporate isolation, culture, and identification of common microorganisms. The laboratory will focus on experiments demonstrating principles of microbial physiology, classification, antibiotic resistance, as well as practice with data analysis, basic computational skills, and safety practices for protecting the microbiologist and the workspace from microbial contamination. Lab fee of $30 required. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BIOL 3303. (0-4) S