Minor Programme in Biology

Students seeking to pursue the study of a minor programme would need to fulfil 15 units of courses specified by the offering department/programme, in which at least one 3-unit course should be at the upper level (Level 3 or 4). There is no registration priority given to enrolment in minor courses. Upon completion of the 15 units required for the minor programmes, students should apply to the Academic Registry for approval.

The structure of the curriculum is as follows:

I) Elective Courses 15 units
    15 units


I. Elective Courses 15 units
  Five of the following courses: 
  BIOL2005 Biological Chemistry 3 units
  BIOL2006 Microbiology 3 units
  BIOL2015 Biodiversity 3 units
  BIOL2017 Cell Biology 3 units
  BIOL2026 Genetics 3 units
  BIOL2035 Introduction to Environmental Sciences 3 units
  BIOL3005 Animal Physiology 3 units
  BIOL3007 Ecology 3 units
  BIOL3016 Environmental Health and Toxicology 3 units
  BIOL3017 Molecular Biology 3 units
  BIOL3025 Plant Physiology 3 units
  BIOL3027 Waste Treatment and Recycling 3 units
  BIOL3035 Immunology 3 units
  BIOL3055 Biological Resources and Management 3 units
  BIOL3057 Marine Biology 3 units
  BIOL4015 Fermentation and Enzyme Technology 3 units
  BIOL4016 Principles of Environmental Management 3 units
  BIOL4017 Environmental Biotechnology 3 units
  BIOL4027 Developmental Biology 3 units
  BIOL4036 Animal and Plant Biotechnology 3 units
  BIOL4046 Neurobiology 3 units
  SCIB4005 Interdisciplinary Topics in Science - Cancer Biology, Diagnostics and Therapeutics 3 units
    15 units


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