COURSE: BSC IN GENETICS

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3 Years Full Time
This programme equips graduate students with the necessary skills and knowledge required to enter the genetics industry.

Type: undergraduate degree

Duration: 3 years full time

Compulsory Sujects


First year subjects:


  • Computer literacy

  • General chemistry

  • Academic literacy

  • General physics

  • Molecular and cell biology

  • Mathematics

  • Biometry

  • Plant biology

  • Information literacy

  • Introduction to microbiology

  • Introduction to genetics

  • Animal diversity


Second year subjects:


  • Introduction to proteins and enzymes

  • Carbohydrate metabolism

  • SA flora and vegetation

  • Gene and chromosome organisation

  • Growth diversity and control of bacteria

  • Invertebrate biology

  • Lipids and nitrogen metabolism

  • Biochemistry in perspective

  • Plant biochemistry evolution

  • Genetic analysis and manipulation

  • African invertebrates


Third year subjects:


  • Eukaryotic construction and development

  • Genomes

  • Advanced population genetics

  • Human genetics

  • Evolution and phylo-genetics

  • Plant genetics and biotechnology


Careers: scientist and researcher.

Source: www.up.ac.za



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