B.S. (Hons.) Biological Sciences

Scheme of Studies

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

FIRST SEMESTER

SOSC-17101

English-1 (Functional English)

3(3-0)

STCS-17202

Introduction to Computer Science

3(3-0)

BIOS-17103

Mathematics

3(3-0)

BIOS-17104

Introductory Biology

4(3-1)

BIOS-17105

Origin and Diversity of Life

3(2-1)

 

 

16(14-2)

SECOND SEMESTER

SOSC-17201

English-II (Communication Skills)

3(3-0)

SOSC-17202/
SOSC-17203

Islamic studies /
Ethics

1(1-0)

BIOS-17204

Diversity of Plants

4(3-1)

BIOS-17205

Chemistry-I

3(2-1)

BIOS-17206

Linear Algebra and Differential Equations

3(3-0)

 

 

14(12-2)

THIRD SEMESTER

SOSC-17105

Pakistan studies

2(2-0)

STCS-17303

Statistics

3(3-0)

BIOS-17301

Plant Systemic Anatomy and Development

4(3-1)

BIOS-17302

Chemistry-II

3(2-1)

BIOS-17304

Invertebrates and Chordates

3(2-1)

BIOS-17106

Animal Form and Function

4(3-1)

 

 

19(15-4)

FOURTH SEMESTER

BIOS-17401

Fundamentals of Biochemistry

3(2-1)

BIOS-17402

General Ecology

3(3-0)

BIOS-17403

Cell Form and Function

4(3-1)

BIOS-17404

General Genetics

3(2-1)

BIOS-17405

Biophysics

2(2-0)

 

Elective-I

3(3-0)

 

 

18(15-3)

FIFTH SEMESTER

BIOS-17501

Molecular Biology

4(2-2)

BIOS-17502

Fundamentals of Microbiology

3(2-1)

BIOS-17503

Biotechnology

3(2-1)

BIOS-17504

Bio-security and Bio-safety

2(2-0)

BIOS-17505

Plant Physiology

3(2-1)

 

Elective-II

3(3-0)

 

 

18(13-5)

SIXTH SEMESTER

BIOS-17601

Developmental Biology

3(2-1)

BIOS-17602

Animal Physiology and Endocrinology

4(3-1)

BIOS-17603

Biomechanics

3(3-0)

BIOS-17604

Plant Biochemistry

3(2-1)

SOSC-17605

Sociology

2(1-1)

 

Elective-III

3(2-1)

 

 

18(13-5)

SEVENTH SEMESTER

SOSC-17701

English-III(Business and Technical English Writing)

3(3-0)

 

Elective-IV

4(3-1)

 

Elective-V

4(3-1)

 

Elective-VI

4(3-1)

 

Elective-VII

4(3-1)

 

 

19(15-4)

EIGHT SEMESTER

BIOS-17801

Entomology and Integrated Pest Management

4(3-1)

BIOS-17802

Research Methodologies and Scientific Writing 

3(3-0)

BIOS-17803

Project Report + Seminar

6(1-5)

 

 

13(7-6)

 

TOTAL

135

 

Elective Courses

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Semester

BIOS-17406

Global Environmental Process

3(3-0)

4th

BIOS-17407

Bioenergetics

3(3-0)

BIOS-17506

Natural Resource Management

3(3-0)

5th

BIOS-17507

Pharmacology

3(3-0)

BIOS-17508

Brain and Behavior

3(3-0)

BIOS-17606

Medical Microbiology

3(2-1)

6th

BIOS-17607

Parasite Biology

3(2-1)

BIOS-17608

 Environmental Pollution

3(2-1)

BIOS-17702

Biological Sciences with Management

4(3-1)

8th

BIOS-17703

Molecular Genetics

4(3-1)

BIOS-17704

Development, Regeneration and Stem cell

4(3-1)

BIOS-17705

Molecular Genetics

4(3-1)

BIOS-17706

Marine Biology

4(3-1)

BIOS-17707

Field Ecology

4(3-1)

BIOS-17708

Methods in Molecular Biology Laboratory

4(3-1)

BIOS-17709

Enzymology

4(3-1)

BIOS-17710

Structure and Functions of Proteins

4(3-1)

BIOS-17711

Cell Signaling

4(3-1)

BIOS-17712

Bioinformatics

4(3-1)