(X) Close Window Applied and Environmental Microbiology - 4 credits Course Description: The course will introduce us to the complex relationships between microbes and their environment, including other organisms.  In the frame of these relationships, we will explore how microbial activities are key to geochemical cycles and to human-engineered processes that are essentail part of our lives. Two 50-minute lecture periods, one four-hour lab period. Instructor for Spring, 2012: Dr. Catalina Arango Click here to download a copy of the current syllabus.