Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

BI475
Microbial Ecology
0.5 Credit

Microbial roles in freshwater, marine and terrestrial ecosystems will be studied. Emphasis is placed on the metabolic diversity of specialized microbial communities found in natural habitats. Microbial function in natural and constructed degradation or remediation processes will be examined from an ecological perspective.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
BI374 (formerly BI274).
Co-requisites
BI309 (or BI205) are recommended.
Notes
2 lecture hours, 4 lab hours per week