Thunder Bay • Orillia

Honours Bachelor of Science (Water Resource Science Major)(TB) - Applied and Environmental Microbiology

Biology 4711 Applied and Environmental Microbiology
A fundamental knowledge of the role of micro-organisms in global nutrient cycles, interrelationships within and between microbial communities and environmental factors affecting microbial structure and function. Microbiological aspects of terrestrial and aquatic environments and selective topics on biotechnology will be discussed. Both traditional and molecular analysis for microbial communities will be introduced.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Prerequisite(s): Biology 2711
Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Course Classifications: Type C: Engineering, Mathematical and Natural Sciences