(X) Close Window Bio 163 Unseen Life on Earth -- Honors Unseen Life on Earth is an honors course in microbiology aimed at non-science majors. It will count as a natural science course in the GER. The course will emphasize the positive aspects of microorganisms and their role in the every- day events of humans. In addition, the negative impact that microorganisms have on the world around us, such as disease and bioterrorism, will be explored. The course will include a two-hour laboratory each week in which students will learn how to safely handle microorganisms. Students will also learn how to design experiments and collect and analyze scientific data. Instructor for Fall, 2010: Dr. John Tudor Click here to download a copy of the 2010 syllabus.