Unit 3 Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this unit, you will be able to:

  • describe how bacteria grow and divide;
  • outline methods to prevent microbial growth and how antibiotic resistance occurs;
  • identify the different types of bacterial reproduction;
  • explain how bacteria process, regulate, and exchange their genetic material;
  • list different types of genetic mutations; and
  • compare and contrast genetics and methods of reproduction in various microorganisms.
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