Degree in Biology

240 credits - Faculty of Science

Subjects

Total available credits: 300 credits
First year
Name Type Credits Period
20100 - Mathematics I Core Training 6,0 1st semester
20102 - Chemistry Core Training 6,0 1st semester
20103 - Biology Core Training 6,0 1st semester
20107 - Basic Laboratory Operations Core Training 6,0 1st semester
20148 - Biochemistry Core Training 6,0 1st semester
20101 - Physics Core Training 6,0 2nd semester
20104 - Mathematics II Core Training 6,0 2nd semester
20105 - Cytology and Histology Core Training 6,0 2nd semester
20106 - Geology Core Training 6,0 2nd semester
20108 - Basic Field Operations Core Training 6,0 2nd semester
Second year
Name Type Credits Period
20109 - Organic Chemistry for Life Sciences Mandatory 6,0 1st semester
20110 - Microbiology Mandatory 6,0 1st semester
20111 - Genetics Mandatory 6,0 1st semester
20112 - Integrated Practices in Molecular and Cell Biology Mandatory 6,0 1st semester
20149 - Molecular Biology and Metabolic Control Mandatory 6,0 1st semester
20113 - Botany I Mandatory 6,0 2nd semester
20114 - Zoology I Mandatory 6,0 2nd semester
20115 - Advanced Microbiology Mandatory 6,0 2nd semester
20116 - Evolution Mandatory 6,0 2nd semester
20117 - Integrated Practices in Microbiology and Genetics Mandatory 6,0 2nd semester
Third year
Name Type Credits Period
20125 - Resources for Biodiversity Assessment Mandatory 6,0 Yearlong
20126 - Integrated Practices in Physiology and Cell Biology Mandatory 6,0 Yearlong
20118 - Organography Mandatory 6,0 1st semester
20119 - Plant Physiology Mandatory 6,0 1st semester
20120 - Zoology II Mandatory 6,0 1st semester
21504 - Animal Physiology Mandatory 6,0 1st semester
20121 - Botany II. Vascular Plants Mandatory 6,0 2nd semester
20122 - Extended Study of Physiology: Human Physiology Mandatory 6,0 2nd semester
20123 - Plant Ecophysiology Mandatory 6,0 2nd semester
20124 - Populations and the Physical Environment Mandatory 6,0 2nd semester
Fourth year
Name Type Credits Period
20127 - Communities and Ecosystems Mandatory 6,0 1st semester
20128 - Production and Performance of Projects Mandatory 6,0 1st semester
20130 - Physiology and Genetics of Plant-Micro-organism Interactions Mandatory 6,0 1st semester
20131 - Integrated Practices in Ecology Mandatory 6,0 1st semester
20129 - Final Degree Project in Biology Final Degree Project 6,0 2nd semester

Subjects from other courses

The Credit Recognition and Transfer Commission has proposed the subjects from other degree programmes that can be recognised as elective credits on your programme in the 2024-25 academic year. 
Students able to enrol for elective credits on their curriculum may submit an online request to the relevant deans of the faculties where the subjects they would like to take are available.  

Please check the e-services portal for further information.

Calendars and timetables

Available from 08/07/2024