Units:4 Natural history and importance of bacteria, archaea, and viruses. Structure, growth, metabolism, genetics, taxonomy, diversity pathogenesis and applied aspects of microorganisms. Division: Upper Division Requisites: Pre-requisite: BIOL 340 with a grade of C- or higher. Permission to enroll: No Special Consent Required Grading mode: Optional Grade Basis Weekly: Lecture 2 hrs. Laboratory 6 hrs.