Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2017


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BIOE 443 003 (CRN: 15828)


Department: Bioengineering
Instructor: Ghosn, Bilal
Meeting: 1:00PM - 5:59PM W (21-AUG-2017 - 6-OCT-2017) 
Part of Term: 1st Half of Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Laboratory
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 1
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Prerequisites: (BIOE 342 OR BIOC 320 OR BIOS 320) AND (BIOE 440 OR STAT 440)
Section Max Enrollment: 8
Section Enrolled: 0
Enrollment data as of: 15-JUN-2024 10:37PM
Additional Fees: None
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Description: Students design and conduct a series of experiments to observe the growth of E. coli under different conditions, including agar plates, shake flasks, and a small-scale bioreactor. The E. coli has been transformed with a plasmid that produces beta-galactosidase. Engineering applications are emphasized. Some work "off hours" (early evening) is required. Sections 1 and 2 are taught in the first half of the semester and Sections 3 and 4 are taught in the second half of the semester. Section sign-up is required by the instructor in Keck 108 during preregistration week.