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Government College Women University Faisalabad

M.Sc Zoology

SEMESTER I

Major Courses    
ZOL-551 Cell and Molecular Biology 4(3-1)
ZOL-555 Animal Physiology 4(3-1)
ZOL-557 Genetics 4(3-1)
Minor Courses    
ICT-321 Introduction to Computer 3(3-0)
BCH-501 Metabolism of Macromolecules 4(4-0)
CHIN-305 Learn Chinese Language 3(3-0)
Total   19(16-3)

SEMESTER II  

Major Courses    
ZOL-552 Biostatistics 3(3-0)
ZOL-554 Developmental Biology 4(3-1)
ZOL-556 Invertebrata 3(2-1)
ZOL-558 Entomology 3(2-1)
ZOL-560 Evolution and Principles of Systematics 4(3-1)
Minor Courses    
ENG-424 English IV – Language through Literature 3(3-0)
Total   20(16-4)

SEMESTER III  

Major Courses    
ZOL-653 Wildlife 3(3-0)
ZOL-655 Zoogeography and Paleontology 3(3-0)
ZOL-680 Special Problem 1(0-1)
Special Paper
ZOL-657 General Microbiology 4(3-1)
ZOL-659 Aquaculture 4(3-1)
ZOL-661 Research Planning and Scientific Writing 2(2-0)
Elective Courses    
ZOL-663 Fisheries 3(2-1)
ZOL-665 Protozoology 3(2-1)
ZOL-667 Haematology 3(2-1)
Total   16(13-3)

SEMESTER IV  

Major Courses    
ZOL-652 Basic Bioinformatics 3(2-1)
ZOL-654 Bioremediation and Bioprocessing 3(2-1)
ZOL-658 Vertebrata 4(3-1)
ZOL-679 Seminar 1(0-1)
ZOL-681 Project          6(0-6)
ZOL-683 Thesis    6(0-6)
Elective Courses    
ZOL-660 Fish Feeding Management 3(2-1)
ZOL-662 Environmental Toxicology 3(2-1)
ZOL-664 Molecular Entomology 3(2-1)
ZOL-666 Limnology 3(2-1)
Total   17(11-6)
Grand Total   72
*Minor Courses Offered as per described curriculum of the respective department
**From special paper only on will be selected and elective courses will be selected accordingly
***Student with CGPA 3.80 in last semesters can opt thesis or project. Otherwise she will take two elective courses
****The offered courses may be changed according to the availability of faculty members
* ****Students with CGPA 3.5 in four semesters can opt Learn Chinese Language Course