COURSE SUMMARY
Course Title: 
Biology - Practical
Year Taught: 
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018
Semester: 
1
2
Degree: 
Postgraduate (PG)
School: 
School of Pharmacy
Campus: 
Kochi

'Biology - Practical' is a course offered in the first year of Pharm. D. program at School of Pharmacy, Health Sciences campus, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

Course Duration: 3 Hrs./Week

Title

  1. Introduction of biology experiments
  2. Study of cell wall constituents and cell inclusions
  3. Study of Stem modifications
  4. Study of Root modifications
  5. Study of Leaf modifications
  6. Identification of Fruits and seeds
  7. Preparation of Permanent slides
  8. T.S. of Senna, Cassia, Ephedra, Podophyllum.
  9. Simple plant physiological experiments
  10. Identification of animals
  11. Detailed study of Frog
  12. Computer based tutorials

Scheme of Practical Examination:

  Sessionals Annual
Synopsis 05 15
Major Experiment 10 25
Minor Experiment 03 15
Viva 02 15
Max Marks 20 70
Duration 03 hrs 04 hrs

Note : Total sessional marks is 30 (20 for practical sessional plus 10 marks for regularity, promptness, viva-voce and record maintenance).