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BIOL 3702 Laboratory Home Page

(CRNs 40704, 40705, 40706, 40707, and 44511)

Fall 2022 Semester

(August 29, 2022)

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Welcome to the home page for the laboratory component associated with BIOL 3702, the lecture course for Microbiology taught in the Biological Sciences division within the Department of Chemical and Biological Sciences at Youngstown State University.

To quickly access this semester’s lab schedule as well as to download the required exercises, go directly to the following link: Laboratory Schedule.  For more detailed information regarding these exercises, visit the following web pages: Laboratory Exercises and Laboratory Videos.

This web page is the key resource for students enrolled in BIOL 3702L.  As such, this page contains links to the information and documents necessary to be an engaged, successful laboratory student.  The laboratory exercises presented here have been designed to adhere to the curriculum guidelines and learning outcomes established by the American Society for Microbiology.

Although this web page and the material contained herein is the intellectual property of Dr. Cooper, students and instructors of all educational institutions are welcome to “borrow” these materials and ideas provided the restrictions in the distribution of this material are followed.

Report any broken links/errors to Dr. Cooper (crcooper01@ysu.edu)

Links to Laboratory Syllabus Sections

Laboratory Home Page

Laboratory Schedule

Lecture Home Page

Lecture Schedule

Dr. Cooper’s Contact Information

Ms. Sui’s Contact Information

Laboratory Videos

Laboratory Exercises

Laboratory Lecture Recordings

Laboratory Grading

Laboratory Syllabus Acknowledgment

Liability Waiver

Course Description/
Required Materials

Learning Outcomes

Laboratory Attendance

Assignments and Due Dates

Laboratory Safety Rules


Open Lab Periods

ASM Recommended

Important University Policies

Student Support Resources

Sources Used


Honors Contracts

Distribution of Course Material


Why This Web Page?

CONNECT Learning Platform


Report any broken links/errors to Dr. Cooper (crcooper01@ysu.edu)

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It is possible that portions of this web page are not wholly in accord with the American with Disabilities Act.  If this is the case, a student currently enrolled in this course should contact Dr. Cooper (crcooper01@ysu.edu; 330.941.1361) and compliant material shall be provided as soon as practical.

© 2022 Chester R. Cooper, Jr.