Sierra College Department of Biological Sciences

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Supportive and supplemental Website


Sierra College's
Bio. Sci. 4 and 8A-B - Microbiology,
Harriet Wilson, Instructor

Important Links:

Harriet Wilson - Spring 2021

Sierra College Microbiology Club & American
Society of Microbiology Student Chapter Website


Additional Links:

Sierra College

Sierra College Biological Sciences Website

Recommended Study Techniques

Web Links - Biological Sciences Resources

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Catalog Description:

Introduction to the biochemistry, morphology, physiology, genetics, classification, and significance of microorganisms, especially bacteria and viruses. Emphasis on medically important organisms and their impact on human health. Students enrolling in Bio.Sci. 4 after having taken Bio.Sci. 8A will lose credit for Bio.Sci. 8A. (CAN BIOL 14)
Units: 5; Advisory: Completion of English 50, or eligibility for English 11, or equivalent strongly recommended
Prerequisite: Completion of high school chemistry, Chem. A, or higher level chemistry course with a grade of "C" or better
Transfer: CSU/UC* 

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