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M.Sc Zoology

Semester 1

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

ZOL –551 Biochemistry – I (Structure and Functions of Macro molecules)

3(2 – 1)

ZOL – 553 Developmental Biology

4(3 – 1)

ZOL – 555 Advanced Environmental Biology

3(2 – 1)

ZOL – 557 Animal Physiology

4(3 – 1)

ZOL – 559 Advanced Cell Biology

-

Semester 2

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

ZOL – 552 Biochemistry – II (Metabolism)

3(2 – 1)

ZOL – 554 Physiology of Coordina tion and Animal Behaviour

3(2 – 1)

ZOL – 556 Principles of Taxonomy and Evolution

3(2 – 1)

ZOL – 558 General and Molecular Genetics

4(3 – 1)

ZOL – 560 Principles of Zoogeography

3(2 – 1)

ZOL – 562 Fundamentals of Microbiology

3(2 – 1)

Semester 3

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

ZOL – 651 Principles of Paleontology

3(2 – 1)

ZOL – 653 Biodiversity

3(2 – 1)

ZOL – 655 Biostatistics

3(3 – 0)

ZOL – 657 Fish Culture

3(2 – 1)

ZOL – 659 Critical thinking, writing in Biological Sciences

2(2 – 0)

ZOL – 661 Biotechnology

4(3 – 1)

ZOL – 663 Chalk Talk / Reading Assignment

1(1 – 0)

Semester 4

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Zool – 652 Wildlife of Pakistan

2(1 – 1)

Zool – 654 Bioremediation and Bio-processing

(2 – 1)

Zool – 656 Biological and Chemical Control of Pests

(2 – 1)

Zool – 658 Basic Bioinformatics

(2 – 1)

Zool – 680 Research and Thesis

6(6 – 0)

Optional Courses

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

ZOL-659 Limnology – A

3(2 + 1)

ZOL-660 Entomology – A

3(2 + 1)

ZOL-661 Endocrinology – A

3(2 + 1)

ZOL-662 Ornithology

2(1 + 1)

ZOL-663 Mammology

2(1 + 1)

ZOL-664 Aqua Culture Health Management

3(2 + 1)

ZOL-665 Insect Pest of Agriculture and their Management

2(1 + 1)

ZOL-666 Biology of Birds and Mammals in Pakistan

3(2 + 1)

ZOL-667 Protozoology

2(1 + 1)

ZOL-668 Limnology – B

3(2 + 1)

ZOL-669 Entomology – B

3(2 + 1)

ZOL-670 Endocrinology – B

3(2 + 1)

ZOL-671 Applied Microbiology

3(2 + 1)

ZOL-672 Fish Physiology and Breeding

3(2 + 1)

ZOL-673 Aquatic Biology

3(2 + 1)

ZOL-674 Integrated Aqua Culture

3(2 + 1)

ZOL-675 Sea Food Technology

3(2 + 1)

ZOL-674 Bio-Physical Methods in Life Sciences

3(2 + 1)

ZOL-677 Comparative Anatomy of Vertebrates

3(2 + 1)

ZOL-678 Principles of Fish Biology

3(2 + 1)

ZOL-679 Immunology and Haematology

3(2 + 1)

ZOL-681 Vector Biology

3(2 + 1)

ZOL-682 Aquatic Environmental Management

3(2 + 1)

ZOL-683 Molecular Biology

4(3 + 1)