Sierra College Department of Biological Sciences

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Biological Sciences 4 (and 8a/8B)


Links to Class Information for Specific Instructors


Sasha Warren & Warren Place
(All Bio. 4, 8A and 8B Classes)

Harriet Wilson - T-Th Evening Class

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Special Open Lab Times for Study - Will be posted on the lab door for each semester


Catalog Description:

Introduction to the biochemistry, morphology, physiology, genetics, classification, and significance of microorganisms, especially bacteria and viruses. Emphasis on medically important organisms and their impact on human health. Students enrolling in Bio.Sci. 4 after having taken Bio.Sci. 8A will lose credit for Bio.Sci. 8A. (CAN BIOL 14)
Units: 5; Advisory: Completion of English 50, or eligibility for English 11, or equivalent strongly recommended
Prerequisite: Completion of high school chemistry, Chem. A, or higher level chemistry course with a grade of "C" or better
Transfer: CSU/UC* 

For the most current enrollment and class status information, always view the current Sierra College Class Schedule or contact your instructor directly.

Sierra College Biological Sciences:

Extended Course Information

Enrollment Guide & Resources

Recommended Study Techniques

Web Links - Biological Sciences Resources

Sierra College Microbiology Club & American Society of Microbiology Student Chapter Website

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