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BIOL 466. Microscopy and Image Analysis

Credits: 2
Department: Biology
Description: Principles of light microscopy, image acquisition, and analysis including computer measurement and enhancement of images.
Prerequisites: BIOL 151
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
Grading Method: ABCDF
Lab: Lab

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Identify and understand the principle components of light, scanning electron, and atomic force microscopes.
2. Understand the principles of optics and physics that apply to understand in outline, the principles of optics that apply to light microscopes.
3. Demonstrate the set up and use a light microscope.
4. Construct and compose a photomicrographic plate using images from various microscope systems.

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