Teaching

 

SWES 425/525 -- Environmental Microbiology (3 units).
Description:   Current concepts in water quality, aerobiology and microbial biogeochemistry.
Grading:  Regular grades are awarded for this course: A B C D E.
Prerequisite(s):  MIC 285R.
Identical to: MIC 425; SWES is home department.
Usually offered:  Fall.

 

SWES 440/540 -- Biodegradation of Pollutants in Soil and Groundwater (3 units).
Description:  Description of modern pollution problems and potential biological remediation techniques focusing on the chemistry, biochemistry and molecular biology of biodegradation of hazardous and toxic compounds. Graduate-level requirements include analysis and oral presentation of a remediation case study and more comprehensive exams.
Grading:  Regular grades are awarded for this course: A B C D E.
Identical to:  IMB 540.
Usually offered:  Spring.