BS Biology

College of Science

BS BIOLOGY MAJOR IN INDUSTRIAL BIOLOGY

College of Science

BS BIOLOGY MAJOR IN INDUSTRIAL BIOLOGY

College of Science

PROGRAM RECOGNITIONS

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Bachelor of Science in Biology is a four-year program that provides its students the opportunity to integrate, interpret, and translate biological phenomena through scientific observations and environmental observations, and use this information to make meaningful decisions, with emphasis on its applications in the environment, medical field, and the industry.

The BS Biology program has three majors / specializations: (1) Medical Biology, (2) Industrial Biology, and (3) Environmental Biology.

The Industrial Biology curriculum provides a firm background in biology with emphasis on various molecular approaches in understanding biological phenomena, of culturing organisms for various industrial, pharmaceutical, and biotechnological uses, and of applying these in agriculture, industry, and the environment.

 

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Research Scientist
Biotechnologist
Product Specialist
Laboratory Manager
Science Educator

 

PROGRAM CURRICULUM

Please click here to view the Program Curriculum http://www.ust.edu.ph/academics/programs/bachelor-of-science-in-biology-major-in-industrial-biology/

 

PROGRAM CURRICULUM (NEW)

FIRST YEAR (2 TERMS)
First Year – First Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
BIO 101 Concepts in Biological Sciences I 3 0 3
BIO 101L Concepts in Biological Sciences I (Laboratory) 0 6 2
ENG 1 Introduction to College English 3 0 3
FIL 1 Komunikasyon sa Akademikong Filipino 3 0 3
MATH 101 College Algebra 3 0 3
PHIST Philippine History 3 0 3
PHL 2 Logic 3 0 3
THY 1 Contextualized Salvation History 3 0 3
PE 1 Physical Education 2 0 2
ROTC Reserve Officers’ Training Corps 3 0 3
TOTAL 26 6 28

 

First Year – Second Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
BIO 102 Concepts in Biological Sciences II 3 0 3 BIO 101, BIO 101L
BIO 102L Concepts in Biological Sciences II (Laboratory) 0 6 2 BIO 101, BIO 101L
ENG 2 Reading and Thinking Skills for Academic Study 3 0 3 ENG 1
FIL 2 Pagbasa at Pagsulat tungo sa Pananaliksik 3 0 3 FIL 1
MATH 102 Trigonometry 3 0 3 MATH 101
PSY 1 General Psychology 3 0 3
SA Socio-Anthropology 3 0 3
THY 2 Church and Sacraments 3 0 3
PE 2 Physical Education 2 0 2
ROTC Reserve Officers’ Training Corps 3 0 3
TOTAL 26 6 28

 

SECOND YEAR (2 TERMS)
Second Year – First Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
CHEM 100 General Inorganic Chemistry 3 0 3
CHEM 100L General Inorganic Chemistry (Laboratory) 0 6 2
ENG 3 Academic Writing Skills 3 0 3 ENG 1, ENG 2
MATH 108C Calculus 3 0 3 MATH 101, MATH 102
PHL 5 Christian Ethics 3 0 3 THY 1, THY 2
PHLSCI Philosophy of Science 3 0 3 PHL 2
ZOO 201 Invertebrate Zoology 3 0 3 BIO 101, BIO 101L, BIO 102, BIO 102L
ZOO 201L Invertebrate Zoology (Laboratory) 0 6 2 BIO 101, BIO 101L, BIO 102, BIO 102L
PE 3 Physical Education 2 0 2
NSTP National Service Training Program 3 0 3
TOTAL 23 12 27

 

Second Year – Second Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
BOT 201 Systematic Botany 3 0 3 BIO 101, BIO 101L, BIO 102, BIO 102L
BOT 201L Systematic Botany (Laboratory) 0 6 2 BIO 101, BIO 101L, BIO 102, BIO 102L
CHEM 300 Analytical Chemistry 3 0 3 CHEM 100, CHEM 100L
CHEM 300L Analytical Chemistry (Laboratory) 0 6 2 CHEM 100, CHEM 100L
ENG 4 Oral Communication in Context 3 0 3 ENG 1, ENG 2, ENG 3
LIT 101A World Literatures 3 0 3
MICR 200 General Microbiology 2 0 2 BIO 101, BIO 101L, BIO 102, BIO 102L, CHEM 100, CHEM 100L
MICR 200L General Microbiology (Laboratory) 0 6 2 BIO 101, BIO 101L, BIO 102, BIO 102L, CHEM 100, CHEM 100L
PE 4 Physical Education 2 0 2
NSTP National Service Training Program 3 0 3
TOTAL 19 18 25

 

THIRD YEAR (2 TERMS)
Third Year – First Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
BIO 301L Biological Techniques (Laboratory) 0 6 2 BIO 101, BIO 101L, BIO 102, BIO 102L, CHEM 100, CHEM 100L
CHEM 200 Organic Chemistry 3 0 3 CHEM 100, CHEM 100L
CHEM 200L Organic Chemistry (Laboratory) 0 6 2 CHEM 100, CHEM 100L
COMP 102 Computer Applications 2 0 2
COMP 102L Computer Applications (Laboratory) 0 3 1
LIT 102A Philippine Literatures 3 0 3
MATH 600 Biostatistics 3 0 3 MATH 101
RC Rizal Course 3 0 3
SPN 1 Elementary Spanish 3 0 3
ZOO 302 Histology 2 0 2 BIO 101, BIO 101L, BIO 102, BIO 102L
TOTAL 19 15 24

 

Third Year – Second Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
BIO 601 Biology Research I 2 0 2 BIO 101, BIO 101L, BIO 102, BIO 102L, BOT 201, BOT 201L, CHEM 100, CHEM 100L, CHEM 200, CHEM 200L, ENG 1, ENG 2, ENG 3, ENG 4, MATH 101, ZOO 201, ZOO 201L
CHEM 600 Biochemistry CHEM 100, CHEM 100L, CHEM 200, CHEM 200L
CHEM 600L Biochemistry (Laboratory) CHEM 100, CHEM 100L, CHEM 200, CHEM 200L
PHYS 201 General Physics 4 0 4 MATH 101, MATH 102
PHYS 201L General Physics (Laboratory) 0 3 1 MATH 101, MATH 102
SCL 3 The Social Teachings of the Church 3 0 3 THY 1, THY 2, PHL 5
SPN 2 Intermediate Spanish 3 0 3 SPN 1
ZOO 301 Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy 3 0 3 BIO 101, BIO 101L, BIO 102, BIO 102L
ZOO 301L Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy (Laboratory) 0 6 2 BIO 101, BIO 101L, BIO 102, BIO 102L
TOTAL 18 12 22
FOURTH YEAR (2 TERMS)


 

 

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