Basic Laboratory Techniques Certificate

Graduates of the Basic Laboratory Techniques Certificate may find employment as entry-level lab technicians performing such duties as media preparation and sterilization, culture maintenance, and equipment/supply inventory control.

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Course and Hour Requirements
Course
Number
Course
TITLE
contact
hours
Credit
hours
BIO-111 General Biology I 6 4
BIO-111   General Biology I PREREQUISITES and COREQUISITES • Take DRE-097 DMA-010 DMA-020 DMA-030 DMA-040 DMA-050 OR RED-090 ENG-090 DMA-010 DMA-020 DMA-030 DMA-040 DMA-050

This course introduces the principles and concepts of biology. Emphasis is placed on basic biological chemistry, molecular and cellular biology, metabolism and energy transformation, genetics, evolution, and other related topics. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate understanding of life at the molecular and cellular levels.

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BTC-181 Basic Laboratory Techniques 6 4
BTC-181   Basic Laboratory Techniques PREREQUISITES and COREQUISITES • NONE

This course introduces the basic skills and knowledge necessary in a biological or chemical laboratory. Emphasis is placed on good manufacturing practices, safety, sustainable lab practices, solution preparation, and equipment operation and maintenance following standard operating procedures. Upon completion, students should be able to prepare and perform basic laboratory procedures using labware, solutions, and equipment according to prescribed protocols.

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CHM-131 Introduction to Chemistry 3 3
CHM-131   Introduction to Chemistry PREREQUISITES and COREQUISITES • DMA-010 DMA-020 DMA-030 DMA-040 DMA-050 and RED-090 ENG-090 or DRE-096

This course introduces the fundamental concepts of inorganic chemistry. Topics include measurement, matter and energy, atomic and molecular structure, nuclear chemistry, stoichiometry, chemical formulas and reactions, chemical bonding, gas laws, solutions, and acids and bases. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate a basic understanding of chemistry as it applies to other fields.

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CHM-131A Introduction to Chemistry Lab 3 1
CHM-131A   Introduction to Chemistry Lab PREREQUISITES and COREQUISITES • DMA-010 DMA-020 DMA-030 DMA-040 DMA-050 and ENG-090 RED-090 or DRE-096; Coreq CHM 131

This course is a laboratory to accompany CHM 131. Emphasis is placed on laboratory experiences that enhance materials presented in CHM 131. Upon completion, students should be able to utilize basic laboratory procedures and apply them to chemical principles presented in CHM 131.

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CIS-110 Introduction to Computers 4 3
CIS-110   Introduction to Computers PREREQUISITES and COREQUISITES • NONE

This course introduces computer concepts, including fundamental functions and operations of the computer. Topics include identification of hardware components, basic computer operations, security issues, and use of software applications. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the role and function of computers and use the computer to solve problems.

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Semester Total 22 15

General Biology I

Term ID Methods Faculty Times Places
2017FA BIO-111-01W CLASS
LAB
Holland, Melinda
M,W,F at 8:00 AM - 8:55 AM

F at 12:45 PM - 3:45 PM

H 126

H 302

2017FA BIO-111-02W CLASS
LAB
Holland, Melinda
M,W,F at 8:00 AM - 8:55 AM

TH at 12:45 PM - 3:45 PM

H 126

H 302

2017FA BIO-111-03W CLASS
LAB
Gaffney, Thomas
Holland, Melinda
M,W,F at 9:05 AM - 10:00 AM

W at 12:45 PM - 3:45 PM

H 126

H 302

2017FA BIO-111-04W CLASS
LAB
Gaffney, Thomas
Holland, Melinda
M,W,F at 9:05 AM - 10:00 AM

T at 9:05 AM - 12:05 PM

H 126

H 302

2017FA BIO-111-05W CLASS
LAB
Gaffney, Thomas
Sigmon, Crystal
M,W,F at 10:10 AM - 11:05 AM

M at 12:45 PM - 3:45 PM

H 126

H 302

2017FA BIO-111-06W CLASS
LAB
Ehrlich, Linda
Gaffney, Thomas
M,W,F at 10:10 AM - 11:05 AM

T at 12:45 PM - 3:45 PM

H 126

H 302

2017FA BIO-111-07W CLASS
LAB
Gaffney, Thomas
Suris Swartz, Phyllis
TH at 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

T at 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

B B316

H 302

2017FA BIO-111-08W CLASS
LAB
Sellars, Valerie
W at 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

M at 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

H 326

H 302

Basic Laboratory Techniques

Term ID Methods Faculty Times Places
2017FA BTC-181-01W CLASS
LAB
Grant, Denise
M,W at 10:10 AM - 11:30 AM

M at 12:45 PM - 3:45 PM

H 326

H 318

2017FA BTC-181-99 CLASS
LAB
Sabaoun, Michelle
at -

at -

OFFC OFFC1

OFFC OFFC1

Introduction to Chemistry

Term ID Methods Faculty Times Places
2017FA CHM-131-01W CLASS
Bridges, Adam
M,W at 12:45 PM - 2:05 PM

B B316

Introduction to Chemistry Lab

Term ID Methods Faculty Times Places
2017FA CHM-131A-02W LAB
Bridges, Adam
F at 12:45 PM - 3:45 PM

B B302

Introduction to Computers

Term ID Methods Faculty Times Places
2017FA CIS-110-01E CLASS
LAB
Schnell, Karen
Online Online DSED ONLNE

DSED ONLNE

2017FA CIS-110-02E CLASS
LAB
Schnell, Karen
Online Online DSED ONLNE

DSED ONLNE

2017FA CIS-110-03E CLASS
LAB
Gaines, Laura
Online Online DSED ONLNE

DSED ONLNE

2017FA CIS-110-04E CLASS
LAB
Dunklebarger, Michael
Online Online DSED ONLNE

DSED ONLNE

2017FA CIS-110-05H CLASS
LAB
Gaines, Laura
M,W at 9:05 AM - 10:00 AM

F at 9:05 AM - 10:00 AM

Online
MAIN 00386

MAIN 00386

DSED ONLNE

2017FA CIS-110-06H CLASS
LAB
Horgan, David
M,W at 10:10 AM - 11:05 AM

F at 10:10 AM - 11:05 AM

Online
MAIN 00386

MAIN 00386

DSED ONLNE

2017FA CIS-110-07H CLASS
LAB
Jones, Blain
M,W at 11:15 AM - 12:10 PM

F at 11:15 AM - 12:10 PM

Online
MAIN 00386

MAIN 00386

DSED ONLNE

2017FA CIS-110-08H CLASS
LAB
Farrer, Larry
T at 9:30 AM - 10:50 AM

TH at 9:30 AM - 9:55 AM

TH at 9:55 AM - 10:50 AM

Online
MAIN 00386

MAIN 00386

MAIN 00386

DSED ONLNE

2017FA CIS-110-09H CLASS
LAB
Wells, Joan
T at 11:15 AM - 12:35 PM

TH at 11:15 AM - 11:40 AM

TH at 11:40 AM - 12:35 PM

Online
MAIN 00386

MAIN 00386

MAIN 00386

DSED ONLNE

2017FA CIS-110-10H CLASS
LAB
Wells, Joan
T at 12:45 PM - 2:05 PM

TH at 12:45 PM - 1:10 PM

TH at 1:10 PM - 2:05 PM

Online
MAIN 00386

MAIN 00386

MAIN 00386

DSED ONLNE

2017FA CIS-110-11H CLASS
LAB
Jones, Blain
M at 1:25 PM - 2:45 PM

W at 1:25 PM - 1:50 PM

W at 1:50 PM - 2:45 PM

Online
A A221

A A221

A A221

DSED ONLNE

2017FA CIS-110-12H CLASS
LAB
Holloman, Thomyka
W at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Online
A A221

DSED ONLNE

2017FA CIS-110-13WY CLASS
LAB
Vance, Lakeisha
M at 12:55 PM - 2:15 PM

F at 12:55 PM - 1:35 PM

W at 12:45 PM - 1:10 PM

F at 1:35 PM - 2:15 PM

A A301

A A301

A A301

A A301

2017FA CIS-110-14WY CLASS
LAB
Vance, Lakeisha
M at 2:20 PM - 3:40 PM

F at 2:20 PM - 3:00 PM

W at 2:20 PM - 3:40 PM

F at 3:00 PM - 3:40 PM

A A301

A A301

A A301

A A301

2017FA CIS-110-15WY CLASS
LAB
Farrer, Larry
M at 8:55 AM - 10:15 AM

F at 8:55 AM - 9:35 AM

W at 8:55 AM - 10:15 AM

F at 9:35 AM - 10:15 AM

A A221

A A221

A A221

A A221

2017FA CIS-110-16E CLASS
LAB
Holloman, Thomyka
Online Online DSED ONLNE

DSED ONLNE

2017FA CIS-110-99 CLASS
LAB
Vance, Lakeisha
at -

at -

OFFC OFFC1

OFFC OFFC1

Graduates of the Basic Laboratory Techniques Certificate may find employment as entry-level lab technicians performing such duties as media preparation and sterilization, culture maintenance, and equipment/supply inventory control.

Biotechnology Faculty

Name Email Phone
Sabaoun, Michelle Email Michelle Sabaoun 336-506-4224
Sellars, Valerie Email Valerie Sellars email only
Sigmon, Crystal Email Crystal Sigmon email only