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Learning Outcomes

Fall 2022 Semester

(August 22, 2022)

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Lecture Schedule

Laboratory Home Page

Laboratory Schedule

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Course Description/
Required Materials

Learning Outcomes


Lecture Grading

Important University Policies


Syllabus Acknowledgment

Lecture Videos

ASM Recommended

Student Support Resources

Sources Used


Honors Contracts

Distribution of Course Material


Why This Web Page?

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The curriculum for BIOL 3702 has been designed to encompass the recommendations set forth by the American Society for Microbiology, which can be accessed at the following URL:



For the lecture portion of this course, a PDF document entitled “Lecture Overviews and Learning Outcomes” is available through the highlighted link.  This file focuses on selected lecture concepts and goals.  Students are encouraged to use the information contained therein to help guide their learning experience in this course. 


For the laboratory portion of the this course, BIOL 3702L, a separate PDF exists that contains the “Laboratory Learning Objectives and Outcomes” can be downloaded from the highlighted link.  This file focuses on selected laboratory concepts and goals.  Again, students are encouraged to use this document to facilitate their understanding of basic microbiological concepts and skills in these laboratories. 

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

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