X hits on this document

PDF document

CHANCELLOR Sir George Alleyne OCC, MD, FRCP, FACP (Hon), Hon. DSC (UWI) - page 87 / 136

429 views

0 shares

0 downloads

0 comments

87 / 136

The

FA C U L T Y Faculty

BOOKLET 2004 – 2005 of Science & Agriculture

BIOL 3361 (BC33A) APPLIED BIOCHEMISTRY (4 credits)

BIOL 3461 (Z31A) COASTAL ECOSYSTEM MANAGEMENT (4 credits)

Prerequisites: BC23B Syllabus: Biochemical toxicology, including the absorption, metabolism and effects of toxins on mammalian cell metabolism. Human nutrition with particular reference to developing regions. Ba- sic virology. Laboratory techniques in cell culture and immu-

nochemistry. Assessment: In-course assessment One 2-hour theory examination

40% 60%

Prerequisite: Z23A or Z23C Syllabus: Coastal resources: An examination of the natural resources associated with beaches, coral reefs, wetlands, estuaries, harbours and other shoreline features. Pollution ecology, pol- lutants, especially organic, oil, pesticide, heavy metal, physi- cal and thermal pollution, their sources, effects and remedies. Resources management practices: Coastal surveys, environ- mental monitoring, water quality criteria, zoning, legislation and enforcement. Marine parks and conservation areas – pur-

BIOL 3362 (BC38B) SELECTED TOPICS (4 credits)

pose, criteria, development and management. Assessment: In-course assessment One 2-hour theory examination

40% 60%

Prerequisites: BC22A and BC23B Syllabus: The areas of study may vary slightly from year to year but will usually include:- Modern concepts of immunology. Regula- tion of the biosynthesis of amino acids. Biochemistry of se- lected tissues (eye, muscle, kidney, adipose tissue). Neuro- chemistry, biological oxidations and mechanisms of signal

transduction. Assessment: In-course assessment One 2-hour theory examination

40% 60%

BIOL 3364 (BC37B) CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY - I (4 credits)

BIOL 3463 (BL39B) POLLUTION & ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT (4 credits)

Prerequisites: Z24B Syllabus: Ecotoxicology. Ecotoxicity testing. Epidemiology and public health. Introduction to environmental law. Environmental regu- lations. Ecological crime. Environmental sampling and testing methods for water, air, sediment, noise, radioactivity. Environ- mental engineering background. Physiochemical and biologi- cal treatment methods for sewage and industrial waste.

Assessment:

In-course assessment

40%

One 2-hour theory examination

60%

Prerequisites: BC 23A Syllabus: Principles of clinical analytical methods. Water and electrolyte balance, oxygen transport and acid-base balance. Enzyme tests in diagnosis. Biochemistry of liver disease. Aspects of clinical endocrinology, including thyroid steroid and various peptide

hormones. Plasma lipoprotein metabolism. Assessment: In-course assessment One 2-hour theory examination

40% 60%

87

Document info
Document views429
Page views429
Page last viewedSat Dec 10 01:13:46 UTC 2016
Pages136
Paragraphs4701
Words45742

Comments