Course description

Though antibiotic resistance puts millions of lives at peril from infectious diseases each year, antibiotics and other antimicrobials have played a critical role in helping scientists understand biologicals systems better. This class examines the biology of microbial life through the lens of antibiotics and other antimicrobials. It is intended for non-life-science majors.

Outcome 1: Explain, evaluate, and effectively interpret factual claims, theories, and assumptions in the sciences.

Outcome 2: Find, access, critically evaluate, and ethically use information.

Outcome 3: Integrate quantitative and qualitative information to reach defensible and creative conclusions.

Outcome 4: Communicate effectively through writing, speech, and visual information.

Outcome 5: Demonstrate the capability to work both independently and in cooperation with others.

Outcome 6: Apply concepts of sustainability to the analysis of one of more major challenges facing humans and the Earth’s resources.

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Previously offered classes

Summer 2023: Online course

Section ID:BIOMI 1400 001-LEC
Session:Summer 6-week
Class dates:June 20-July 28, 2023
Final exam/project due:Monday July 31, 8:30 AM - 11 AM / Online (see Final exams)
Time / room:M-F 9 AM - 10:15 AM / Online
Mode of instruction:Online (sync)
Instructor:Hay, A. (agh5)
Max. enroll:30
Restrictions:High school biology is suggested.
To enroll:Enrollment for this class is closed.

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This course is open to all registrants, including undergraduates and precollege students.