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
2019FA BIO-111-01WZ CLASS
LAB
Holland, Melinda
M,W,F at 8:00 AM - 8:55 AM

T at 9:05 AM - 12:05 PM

H 126

H 302

2019FA BIO-111-02WZ CLASS
LAB
Holland, Melinda
M,W,F at 8:00 AM - 8:55 AM

TH at 9:05 AM - 12:05 PM

H 126

H 302

2019FA BIO-111-03W CLASS
LAB
M,W,F at 9:05 AM - 10:00 AM

T at 12:45 PM - 3:45 PM

H 126

H 302

2019FA BIO-111-04W CLASS
LAB
M,W,F at 9:05 AM - 10:00 AM

M at 12:45 PM - 3:45 PM

H 126

H 302

2019FA BIO-111-05W CLASS
LAB
Pulley, Jason
M,W,F at 10:10 AM - 11:05 AM

F at 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM

H 126

H 302

2019FA BIO-111-06W CLASS
LAB
Pulley, Jason
M,W,F at 10:10 AM - 11:05 AM

W at 12:45 PM - 3:45 PM

H 126

H 302

2019FA BIO-111-07W CLASS
LAB
M at 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

W at 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

H 326

H 302

2019FA BIO-111-99 CLASS
LAB
Sabaoun, Michelle
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at -

OFFC OFFC1

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Basic Laboratory Techniques

Term ID Methods Faculty Times Places
2019FA BTC-181-01H CLASS
LAB
Sabaoun, Michelle
T at 12:45 PM - 2:05 PM

Online TH at -

H 326

DSED ONLNE

H 318

2019FA BTC-181-99 CLASS
LAB
Sabaoun, Michelle
at -

at -

OFFC OFFC1

OFFC OFFC1

Introduction to Chemistry

Term ID Methods Faculty Times Places
2019FA CHM-131-01E OCLS
Wilson, Bruce
Online Object] at -

DSED ONLNE

2019FA CHM-131-02W CLASS
Bridges, Adam
T,TH at 11:15 AM - 12:35 PM

B B316

Introduction to Chemistry Lab

Term ID Methods Faculty Times Places
2019FA CHM-131A-02W LAB
Bridges, Adam
F at 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM

B B302

Introduction to Computers

Term ID Methods Faculty Times Places
2019FA CIS-110-01E OCLS
OLAB
Online Online DSED ONLNE

DSED ONLNE

2019FA CIS-110-02E OCLS
OLAB
Jones, Blain
Online Online DSED ONLNE

DSED ONLNE

2019FA CIS-110-03E OCLS
OLAB
Online Online DSED ONLNE

DSED ONLNE

2019FA CIS-110-04E OCLS
OLAB
Spratling, Renard
Online Online DSED ONLNE

DSED ONLNE

2019FA CIS-110-06H CLASS
LAB
Spratling, Renard
M,W at 10:10 AM - 11:05 AM

F at 10:10 AM - 11:05 AM

Online
MAIN 00386

MAIN 00386

DSED ONLNE

2019FA CIS-110-08H CLASS
LAB
Jones, Blain
T at 8:00 AM - 9:20 AM

TH at 8:00 AM - 8:25 AM

TH at 8:25 AM - 9:20 AM

Online
MAIN 00386

MAIN 00386

MAIN 00386

DSED ONLNE

2019FA CIS-110-10H CLASS
LAB
Spratling, Renard
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

2019FA CIS-110-12H CLASS
LAB
W at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Online
A A320

DSED ONLNE

2019FA CIS-110-99 CLASS
LAB
Spratling, Renard
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
Brilakis, Kathryn Email Kathryn Brilakis email only
Van Hunnik, Eddy Email Eddy Van Hunnik 336-506-4284