The objective of this course to give students a broad
and comprehensive background in biology, and thus to
prepare them for entry into biology-oriented programs in the
Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences.
The course includes an introduction to cell biology,
genetics, structure and function of microbes, animals and
plants. Growth and development of animals and plants
will be covered in more detail. Evolution of plant and
animal diseases as well as the biotechnological applications
will be introduced. The course provides a solid basis for
more advanced studies in all areas modern biology.