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2019-2020 Catalog 
2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

LTEC 120 - Biology for Technicians I (4)

This course will introduce Applied Laboratory Technician, A.A.S.  students to cells, genetics, and evolution & diversity with an emphasis on laboratory applications and techniques. Topics include cell structure, patterns of inheritance, and evolution of microbial life. Students will also be able to function successfully within laboratory settings, including the use of basic equipment (microscopes, measurement devices, and computer technologies), as well as utilizing appropriate safety protocols for manufacturing quality control. This course has an emphasis on biological topics needed for quality control/ quality assurance in microbiologic laboratories.