Biology - Summer 2017

Health Science — 3006
BIO 1510 – 3 credits
April E. Ferris-Lucks

Students will investigate a variety of health-related topics, many of which are useful in planning a healthier lifestyle. Topics include stress, mental health, nutrition, human sexuality and reproduction, birth control, sexually transmitted and other diseases, cardiovascular health, cancer, drugs (including alcohol), and environmental health. This survey course is appropriate for non-science majors. Corequisite: ENG 0430 and ENG 0410; Reading score Accuplacer 70+. Note: Eligibility for ENG 1510 is strongly recommended. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

College Center 227
Jul 10 – Aug 17 Mon, Wed 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Microbiology — 3003
BIO 2531 – 3 credits
Andrew W. Pitoniak

Students will identify the microorganisms of importance to medicine, industry, and the natural world. Topics include microbial taxonomy; cultivation; metabolism; genetics; physical, chemical, and chemotherapeutic agents of microbial control; host defense mechanisms and immunology; biology; epidemiology; and selected bacterial, fungal, protozoan, and viral pathogens of medical significance. Prerequisite: BIO 1570 or BIO 1575 or BIO 2510; Eligibility: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Allied Health & Sciences Center 204
May 22 – Jun 29 Mon, Wed 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Microbiology - LAB — 3004
BIO 2532 – 1 credit
Robert J. Ratterman

Students will become skilled in appropriate techniques for handling bacterial cultures, identifying specimens and implementing and evaluating various standard diagnostic procedures. Prerequisite: BIO 1570, or BIO 1575, or BIO 2510; Eligibility: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Allied Health & Sciences Center 203
May 23 – Jun 29 Tue 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Allied Health & Sciences Center 203
May 23 – Jun 29 Thu 9:00 am – 12:15 pm
Microbiology - LAB — 3005
BIO 2532 – 1 credit
Robert J. Ratterman

Students will become skilled in appropriate techniques for handling bacterial cultures, identifying specimens and implementing and evaluating various standard diagnostic procedures. Prerequisite: BIO 1570, or BIO 1575, or BIO 2510; Eligibility: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Allied Health & Sciences Center 203
May 23 – Jun 29 Tue 1:15 pm – 4:45 pm
Allied Health & Sciences Center 203
May 23 – Jun 29 Thu 1:15 pm – 4:30 pm