COURSE TOPICS


FIRST YEAR TOPICS

         VARIETY OF LIVING ORGANISMS

         CELL STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION

         BASIC BIOMOLECULES

         DNA Sec.

         THE GENETIC CODE AND PROTEIN SYNTHESIS

         ENZYMES

         HETEROTROPHIC NUTRITION

         TRANSPORT SYSTEMS

         TRANSPORT IN ANIMALS

         TRANSPORT OF O2 AND CO2

         TRANSPORT IN FLOWERING PLANTS

         TRANSPIRATION

         TRANSLOCATION

         GASEOUS EXCHANGE

         ECOLOGY

         BIOTECHNOLOGY I

         PLANT RESPONSES

         MATHEMATICAL SKILLS 1


 

SECOND YEAR TOPICS

         PLANT CLASSIFICATION AND REPRODUCTION

         CELL DIVISION

         ANIMAL REPRODUCTION

         HOMEOSTASIS

         HORMONAL CONTROL

         THERMOREGULATION

         LIVER STRUCTURE/FUNCTION

         EXCRETION AND OSMOREGULATION

         IMMUNE SYSTEM

         NERVOUS SYSTEM

         VISION AND THE MAMMALIAN EYE

         BEHAVIOUR IN PLANTS AND ANIMALS

         BIOCHEMISTRY OF RESPIRATION

         BIOCHEMISTRY OF PHOTOSYNTHESIS

         SUPPORT AND MOVEMENT

         GENETICS

         POPULATION GENETICS AND EVOLUTION

         RECOMBINANT DNA TECHNOLOGY

         MATHEMATICAL SKILLS II