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Government College Women University Faisalabad

BS Botany

Scheme of Studies For Academic Session (2015-2019)

Semester 1

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Major Course
BOT-301 Diversity of Plants

4(3-1)

Minor Course
ZOL-301 Zoology-I (Principles in Animal Life-I)

4(3-1)

CHM-301 Inorganic Chemistry-I

4(3-1)

ENG-321 English I: Language in Use

3(3-0)

MTH-321 Mathematics I

3(3-0)

PST-321 Pakistan Studies

2(2-0)

Total

20

Semester 2

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Major Course
BOT-302 Plant Systematics, Anatomy and Development

4(3-1)

BOT-304 Plant Physiology and Ecology

4(3-1)

Minor Course
ZOL-302 Zoology-II (Principles in Animal Life-II)

4(3-1)

CHM-302 Organic Chemistry-I

4(3-1)

ENG-322 English II: Academic Reading and Writing

3(3-0)

ISL-408 Islamic Studies

2(2-0)

Total

20

Semester 3

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Major Course
BOT-401 Cell Biology, Genetics and Evolution

4(3-1)

Minor Course
ZOL-401 Zoology III (Animal Diversity-I)

4(3-1)

CHM-401 Physical Chemistry-I

4(3-1)

ENG-421 English-III: Communication Skills

3(3-0)

STA-320 Introduction to Statistical Theory

3(2-0)

Total

18

Semester 4

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Major Course
BOT-402 Biodiversity and Conservation

4(3-1)

Minor Course
ZOL-402 Zoology IV (Animal Diversity-II)

4(3-1)

CHM-404 Analytical Chemistry I

3(2-1)

ENG-422 English-IV: Advanced Academic Reading and Writing

3(3-0)

Total

14

Semester 5

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Major Course
BOT-501 Bacteriology and Virology

3(2-1)

BOT-503 Phycology and Bryology

3(2-1)

BOT-505 Mycology and Plant Pathology

3(2-1)

BOT-507 Diversity of Vascular Plants

3(2-1)

BOT-509 Anatomy of Vascular Plants

3(2-1)

Minor Course
ICT-321 Introduction to Computer

3(2-1)

Total

18

Semester 6

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Major Course
BOT-502 Plant Systematics

3(2-1)

BOT-504 Plant Biochemistry-I

3(2-1)

BOT-506 Plant Ecology-I

3(2-1)

BOT-508 Plant Physiology-I

3(2-1)

BOT-510 Genetics I

3(2-1)

Total

15

Semester 7

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Major Course
BOT-301 Molecular Biology

3(2-1)

BOT-603 Plant Ecology-II

3(2-1)

BOT-605 Plant Physiology II

3(2-1)

BOT-607 Plant Biochemistry-II

3(2-1)

BOT-609 Biological Nitrogen Fixation (Special Paper I)

3(2-1)

BOT-629 Seminar

1(0-1)

Total

16

Semester 8

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Major Course
BOT-602 Genetics -II

3(2-1)

BOT-604 Environmental Biology

3(2-1)

BOT-606 Phytohormones (Special Paper II)

3(2-1)

BOT-608 Advanced Plant Anatomy (Special Paper III)

3(2-1)

BOT-610 Phytogeography (Special Paper IV)

3(2-1)

BOT-630 Special Problem

1(1-0)

Total

16

Total Credit Hours 138