BIO-135: Microbiology for the Allied Health Sciences

Catalog Info

Effective Term
Fall 2015
WebAdvisor Title
Microbiology for Allied Health
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
5 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

For health service personnel not needing the extensive laboratory experience involved in BIO 251. Emphasizes the biology of microbes, epidemiology and disease transmission, sterile technique, basics of immunity, the microbiology of wounds, and current regulations regarding blood-borne pathogens and bio-hazardous wastes. Three hours of lecture and two hours of lab per week.

ENG-131 eligible
Course Satisfies MACRAO Requirements
MTA Categories
  • Category 6.1: Natural Sciences
  • Category 6.2: Natural Sciences with Laboratory Experience
General Education Categories
  • Natural Sciences
Office Contact
School of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM): 313-845-9632,, Health Careers Education Ctr, Room: G-122