A degree programme suitable for students interested in biological sciences or Life sciences.
The curriculum covers basic Microbiology to applied disciplines like Industrial Microbiology, Food and dairy Microbiology, Medical Microbiology, Immunology, Molecular biology, Genetics etc. A project has to be undertaken by the student apart from the practical courses. The complementary courses are Biochemistry, Computer applications and Biostatistics. There are Common papers in English and second languages (Hindi and Malayalam). Common papers like Environmental studies, Research methodology, Biodiversity, Intellectual property rights are also being taught in the first four semesters. In addition, there are audit courses also to be studied in the first four semesters.Programme Outcomes (POs) for BSc Programmes
PO1 Acquire knowledge about the fundamental principles and scientific theories related to various scientific phenomena in day-to-day life.
PO2 To develop communication skills and get expertise in scientific writing.
PO3 Acquire the skills in handling scientific instruments, planning and performing in laboratory experiments. Equip them with the skills to think creatively and draw logical inferences from the scientific experiments to draw the objective conclusions or provide new solutions to the problems.
To make them Capable of working effectively in diverse teams in both classroom, laboratory and in industry and field-based situations.
PO4 To get an awareness of the impact of science on the environment and society.
Programme Specific Outcomes (PSOs) for BSc Microbiology
PSO1 Gain integrated knowledge on different aspects of microbiology, biochemistry, biostatistics and computer applications bioinformatics and emerging worldwide microbiological technologies, issues, and perspectives.
PSO2 Acquire skills specific to microbiology and allied fields for converting information to knowledge through hypothesis, design, execution and analysis.
PSO3 Analysis of scientific issues across the spectrum of related disciplines.
PSO4 Enable the students to improve the quality of human lives in relation to the environment with the knowledge in microbiology.
PSO5 Capacity to develop, employ and integrate technical and professional skills as a member of a team upholding the essence of collaboration, cooperation, ethics and integrity.
|University of Calicut||Aided||Full Time||24||3 Years|