Course format: Daily lectures: 9:30A-10:20A, JH 239. Requirements: One year college chemistry; M315 strongly recommended or concurrent. Course description: An introduction to the biology of microorganisms with a special emphasis on human diseases. Required text: "Introduction to Microbiology", by Ingraham & Ingraham, 2000. Weekly Assignments: TBA. Exams/papers: Weekly quizzes and a final exam.