2017 - 2018 College Catalog by ​Moorpark College

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biol m02ah – honors general biology i 5 units prerequisites math m03 or 2 years of high school algebra or equivalent and chem m12 or high school chemistry all with a grade of c or better class hours 4 lecture 3 lab c-id biol 190 and biol 135s with biol m02b introduces students to major biological themes and principles that are fundamental to an understanding of life processes in any field of biology today includes the scientific process experimental design biological chemistry prokaryotic and eukaryotic cell structure and function cellular metabolism cell reproduction and its controls cell communication genetics molecular biology dna technology and evolutionary processes honors work challenges students to be more analytical and creative through expanded assignments real-world applications and enrichment oppor tunities students cannot complete both biol m02a and biol m02ah courses because credit will only be awarded to the first course completed applies to associate degree transfer credit csu uc biol m02b – general biology ii 5 units prerequisites biol m02a or biol m02ah class hours 4 lecture 3 lab c-id biol 140 and biol 135s with biol m02a surveys the basic biology and diversity of unicellular and multicellular organisms emphasizes general biological principles classification structure function and evolutionary adaptations of organisms including plants fungi animals and unicellular organisms to their environments applies to associate degree transfer credit csu uc biol m02c – genetics and molecular biology 5 units prerequisites biol m02a or biol m02ah and chem m07a or concurrent enrollment class hours 4 lecture 3 lab focuses on inheritance and macromolecular functioning of the cell emphasizes data analysis and problem-solving skills includes analysis of inheritance patterns structure and expression of dna in viruses bacteria and eukaryotes regulation of gene expression rna and protein functioning and examination of current dna analysis technologies and their applications applies to associate degree transfer credit csu uc biol m03 – marine life and its environment 4 units prerequisites none class hours 3 lecture 3 lab examines marine organisms and their relationships to their environment while emphasizing intertidal and offshore life forms includes an investigation of behavior ecology morphological and physiological adaptations and environmental relationship to humans applies to associate degree transfer credit csu uc biol m05 – field biology – a natural history of california 4 units prerequisites none class hours 3 lecture 3 lab introduces the ecology taxonomy and natural history of plant life in the diverse ecosystems of california uses the principles of evolution ecology and geology to illustrate the structure of plant communities that form the basis of ecosystems includes identification of dominant plant species in each community and visits to desert salt and fresh water wetlands chaparral and mountain habitats to explore plant animal and environmental interactions and the impact of humans on these environments field trips required applies to associate degree transfer credit csu uc moorpark college announcement of courses 2017-2018 biol m12a – environmental control and process support 2 units prerequisites none class hours 1 lecture 3 lab provides skills training in manufacturing of biopharmaceuticals and medical devices presents an overview of the manufacturing process and introduces environmental control and process support with a focus on good laboratory practices glp good manufacturing practices gmp clean room procedure monitoring techniques and required documentation same course as biot m02a applies to associate degree transfer credit csu biol m12b – manufacturing quality control and validation 2 units prerequisites none class hours 1 lecture 3 lab c-id biot 210bx provides skills training in industrial biotechnology with emphasis on manufacturing of pharmaceuticals and medical devices introduces validation and quality control reviews manufacturing process including formulation lyophilization packaging and filling focuses on validation systems evaluations testing and reporting same course as biot m02b applies to associate degree transfer credit csu biol m12c – manufacturing cell culture and microbial fermentation 3 units prerequisites none class hours 1 lecture 6 lab provides skills training in industrial biotechnology with emphasis on manufacturing pharmaceuticals introduces cell culture and microbial fermentation focuses on bacterial techniques microbial assessment mammalian cell culture bioreactor fermentation and media preparation compares small and large industrial scale cell culture same course as biot m02c applies to associate degree transfer credit csu biol m12d – bioprocessing recovery and purification 2 units prerequisites none class hours 1 lecture 3 lab c-id biot 220bx provides skills training in industrial biotechnology with emphasis on manufacturing pharmaceuticals introduces bioprocessing recovery and purification techniques focuses on protein separation and purification chromatography large-scale recovery and identification of assays reviews skills necessary for a successful job search in the field of biotechnology same course as biot m02d applies to associate degree transfer credit csu biol m12e – business practices and governmental regulation 2 units prerequisites none class hours 2 lecture provides skills training in industrial biotechnology with emphasis on manufacturing pharmaceuticals examines manufacturing from the perspective of company operations including general building design logistics and bioethics focuses on business practices and governmental regulations same course as biot m02e applies to associate degree transfer credit csu 123