Wheaton College Norton, Massachusetts
Wheaton College
Biology

Academics

Biology 221. Microbiology

Goals for the Microbiology:To make your knowledge of the bacteria and archaea a functional and integral part of your life as a biologist; to learn to recognize and discuss all of the major groups of bacteria and archaea as well as many specific examples of practical (medical, environmental and industrial) importance; to understand the evolution of the bacteria and archaea; to become comfortable with and conversant on most bacterial and archaeal groups in situ, in spite of their apparent invisibility.