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Botany & Genetics

  • Course Code :
    SGS 131
  • Level :
    Undergraduate
  • Course Hours :
    3.00 Hours
  • Department :
    Faculty of Oral & Dental Medicine

Instructor information :

Area of Study :

• To raise awareness of the students to plant cell physiology • To distinguish between different plant cell components microscopically • Conduct experiments and be able to write a report • Understand the use of plants in medicine

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Botany & Genetics

molecular biology (proteins, enzymes, DNA mutation, regulation of protein synthesis) genetics (genetic material, gene) and anatomy & morphology of seed plants (general structure of seed plants, variations in structure and development , seeds & seed germination)

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Botany & Genetics

Course outcomes:

a. Knowledge and Understanding:

1- Provide the basic knowledge needed for botany science.
2- Identify the plant cell structure
3- Differentiate between living and nonliving components of the cell
4- Raise awareness of the students to plant cell physiology

b. Intellectual Skills:

1- Viewing the cellular world
2- Distinguish between different plant cell components microscopically.
3- Use the library and internet resources to develop independent study skills through assignments.

c. Professional and Practical Skills:

1- Identify cell structure of the plant.
2- Be able to use the microscope
3- Be able to draw specimens up to the microscopic scale
4- Conduct experiments and be able to write a report

d. General and Transferable Skills:

1- Apply the study of plant physiology and cell structure in the production of medicine.

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Botany & Genetics

Course topics and contents:

Topic No. of hours Lecture Tutorial/Practical
Plant cell structure 4 Plant cell structure Plant cell structure
Solute and solvent transport 4 Solute and solWater transportvent transport Water transport
Solute and solvent transport 4 Solute and solWater transportvent transport Solute and solWater transportvent transport
Enzymes 4 Enzymes Enzymes
Living and non living components 4 Living and non living components Living and non living components
Living and non living components 4 Living and non living components Living and non living components
Physiology 4 Physiology Physiology
Colloids 4 Colloids Colloids
Colloids 4 Colloids Colloids
Water transport 4 Water transport Water transport
Water transport 4 Water transport Water transport

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Botany & Genetics

Teaching And Learning Methodologies:

Teaching and learning methods
Lectures
Practical training
Demonstrations
Small group discussion

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Botany & Genetics

Course Assessment :

Methods of assessment Relative weight % Week No. Assess What

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Botany & Genetics

Books:

Book Author Publisher
Biology Brooker / Widmaier McGraw Hill

Recommended books :

Principles of Botany by Uno etal., 2007 Biology of plants by Peter Raven 2008

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