Biology 1.1

Description

This module introduces the basic biology principles to learners. The learner should be able to discuss the basic biological techniques and should have sufficient knowledge for subsequent biologically based courses. The learner should also be able to evaluate the basic biological laboratory techniques.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Explain the important cell organelles and the principles of genetics

  2. Discuss the principles of ecology

  3. Describe the principles of classification and the diversity of life

  4. Describe basic microbiology and molecular biology

  5. Use basic  laboratory instruments and equipment to observe, record, interpret and present biological information

  6. Select the correct laboratory instruments and equipment to observe, record, interpret and present biological information

Credits
15
% Coursework 75%
% Final Exam 25%