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100 LEVEL

HARMATTAN SEMESTER

Course Code Course Title Course Unit
BOT101 Introductory Botany I 3
BOT103 Experimental Botany I 1
CHM101 Introductory Chemistry I 4
CHM103 Experimental Chemistry I 1
PHY105 Physics for Biological Sciences I 4
PHY107 Experimental Physics IA 1
SER001 The Use of English 2
ZOO101 Introductory Zoology I 3
ZOO103 Experimental Zoology I 1
SSC101 Man in His Social Environment 3
Total 23

RAIN SEMESTER

Course Code Course Title Course Unit
BOT102 Introductory Botany II 3
BOT104 Experimental Botany II 1
CHM102 Introductory Chemistry II 4
CHM104 Experimental Chemistry II 1
PHY106 Physics for Biological Sciences II 4
PHY108 Experimental Physics IB 1
SER001 The Use of English 4
ZOO102 Introductory Zoology II 3
SSC102 Wealth and Poverty of Nations 3
Total 24

200 LEVEL

HARMATTAN SEMESTER

Course Code Course Title Course Unit
CHM205 Experimental, Physical and Inorganic Chemistry 1
CHM207 Physical and Inorganic Chemistry for (Non-Chemistry Major) 4
CSC201 Computer Programming I 3
MCB201 General Microbiology I 3
MTH105 Elementary Mathematics for Biology Students I 4
Special Electives 6
Total 21

RAIN SEMESTER

Course Code Course Title Course Unit
BCH202 Cell and Molecular Biology 2
CHM202 Basic Organic Chemistry 4
CHM206 Experimental Organic Chemistry I 1
CHM208 Introductory Analytical Chemistry 2
CSC208 Computer Technology 2
MCB202 General Microbiology II 3
MTH106 Elementary Mathematics for Biology Students II 4
Special Electives 4
Total 22

300 LEVEL

HARMATTAN SEMESTER

Course Code Course Title Course Unit
BCH303 Introductory Biochemistry I 3
BOT203 Introductory Genetics 4
MCB301 Microbial Genetics and Molecular Biology 4
MCB303 Immunology and Immunochemistry 4
MCB309 Food Microbiology 2
MCB307 Soil Microbiology 3
Elective (Medical/Industrial Option) 3
Total 23

RAIN SEMESTER

Course Code Course Title Course Unit
BCH304 Introductory Biochemistry II 3
BOT202 Biometry 3
MCB302 Pathogenic Bacteriology 3
MCB304 Environmental Microbiology 2
MCB306 Microbial Physiology & Metabolism 3
Elective (Medical/Industrial Option) 3
Special Electives 2
Total 19

400 LEVEL

HARMATTAN SEMESTER

Course Code Course Title Course Unit
MCB399 Industrial Attachment 3
MCB401 Seminar in Microbiology and Biotechnology 1
MCB402 Research Project in Microbiology and Biotechnology 3
MCB403 Pharmaceutical Microbiology 2
Elective (Medical/Industrial Option) 8
Total 17

RAIN SEMESTER

Course Code Course Title Course Unit
MCB401 Seminar in Microbiology and Biotechnology 2
MCB402 Research Project in Microbiology and Biotechnology 6
MCB404 Analytical Microbiology and Quality Control 2
Elective (Medical/Industrial Option) 8
Total 18