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BS Botany

Semester 1

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

BOT-301

Diversity of Plants

4(3-1)

ENG-321

English –I (Functional English), (EAP) English for Academic Purpose

3(3-0)

PST-321

Pakistan Studies

2(2-0)

MTH-323

Mathematics (Math/Stat-I)

3(3-0)

ZOL-301

General–I (Zoology-I Principals in animal life-I )

3(2-1)

    CHM-301 General–II ( Physical Chemistry-I)

3(2-1)

Total

18

Semester 2

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

BOT-302

Systematic, Anatomy and Development

4(3-1)

ENG-322

English –II

(Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening Skills)

3(3-0)

ISL-322

Islamic Studies

2(2-0)

ZOL-302

General–III (Zoology-I Principals in animal life-II)

3(2-1)

CHM-302

General–IV ( Inorganic Chemistry-II)

3(2-1)

BOT-304

Optional

3(3-0)

Total

18

Semester 3

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

BOT -401

Cell Biology, Genetics and Evolution

4(3-1)

ENG-421

English –III (Communication Skills)

3(3-0)

CSI-421

Introduction to Computer

3(3-0)

ZOL-401

General–V( Zoology-III Animal diversity-1)

3(2-1)

CHM-401

General- VI ( Organic Chemistry 1)

3(2-1)

Total

16

Semester 4

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

BOT -402

Plant Physiology and Ecology

4(3-1)

BOT-404

Biodiversity and Conservation

4(3-1)

STA-354

Applied Statistics Theory

3(2-1)

ZOL -402

General-VII(Zoology-IV Animal diversity-2)

3(2-1)

    CHM -402 General- VIII ( Chemistry special topics)

3(2-1)

Total

17

Semester 5

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

BOT -501

Bacteriology and Virology

3(2-1)

BOT -503

Phycology and Bryology

3(2-1)

BOT -505

Mycology and Plant Pathology

3(2-1)

BOT -507

Diversity of Vascular Plants

3(2-1)

BOT -509

Plant Systematics

3(2-1)

BOT -511

 Anatomy of Vascular Plants

3(2-1)

Total

18

Semester 6

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

BOT -502

Genetics-I

3(2-1)

BOT -504

Plant Biochemistry-I

3(2-1)

BOT -506

Plant Ecology-I

3(2-1)

BOT -508

Plant Physiology-I

3(2-1)

BOT -510

Molecular Biology

3(2-1)

POL-522

International Relations

3(3-0)

Total

18

Semester 7

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

BOT -601

Plant Biochemistry-II

3(2-1)

BOT -603

Plant Ecology-II

3(2-1)

BOT -605

Plant Physiology-II

3(2-1)

BOT -607

Genetics-II

3(2-1)

ENG -601

English for Employment

3(3-0)

BOT-609

Lab Techniques

2(0-2)

Total

17

Semester 8

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

BOT -602

Environmental Biology

3(2-1)

BOT -604

Special Paper*    ( Phytohormones)

3(2-1)

BOT -606

Special Paper*    ( Plant Metabolism)

3(2-1)

BOT -608

Special Paper*    (Plant Tissue Culture)

3(2-1)

BOT -610

Special Paper*    (Plant Stress Physiology)

3(2-1)

BOT -612

Special Paper* (Nitrogen Assimilation & Metabolism)

3(3-1)

BOT -630

Thesis

6(0-6)

Total

12

*The student offered research will opt for one special paper and completion of research thesis while the remaining students will opt for three special papers.