Undergraduate

B.Sc. Honours

B.Sc. Zoology

PO 1

Innovative: Understand, acquire, articulate, retain, applyand communicate scientific concepts, experimental results and analytical arguments to fundamental principles, and the scientific theories related to various scientific phenomena and their relevancies in the day-to-day life.

PO 2

Critical thinking and Problem Solving: Employ critical thinking, analytical reasoning and the scientific knowledge to design, carry out, record and analyze various aspects of science. It will help to develop scientific temper that will be more beneficial for the society.

PO 3

Employability: Apart from the research jobs, students can also work or get jobs in Marketing, Business & Other technical fields. Science graduates also recruited in the bank sector to work as customer service executives. Students can also find employment in government sectors. Often, in some reputed universities or colleges in India and abroad the students are recruited directly by big MNC’s after their completion of the course.

PO 4

Collaborative: Apply the knowledge of basic science, life sciences and fundamental sciences to multidisciplinary level like genetic engineering or Nanotechnology.

PO 5

Applicability: Acquire the ability to engage in independent and self learning as well as to successfully pursue their career objectives in advanced education and in professional courses, in a 22 scientific career in government or industry, in a teaching career in the school systems, or in a related career following graduation.

Understand the importance of modern branches of science like genetic engineering for the improvement of human race.

PO 6

Research Aptitude: Demonstrate the knowledge in understanding research and addressing practical problems and to apply various scientific methods to address different questions by formulating the hypothesis, data collection and critically analyze the data to decipher the degree to which their scientific work supports.

 

PO 7

Sustainable Development: Develop respect for nature by participating in various social and cultural activities voluntarily, in order to spread knowledge, creating awareness about the social evils, blind faith, etc. and analyze the impact of anthropogenic activities on environment.

PO 8

Communication Skills: Communicate effectively on various scientific issues with the with society at large, such as, being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.

 

PO 9

Ethics: Stay firm on the value systems of their culture, including their own for a healthy socio cultural environment. Students will also strengthen their ethical and moral values and shall be able to deal with psychological weaknesses.

PO 10

Life-long learning: Develop scientific outlook not only with respect to science subjects but also in all aspects related to life. It will enable the graduate prepare for national as well as international competitive examinations,   especially UGC-CSIR NET and UPSC Civil Services Examination. Students will acquire digital skills and integrate the fundamental concepts with modern tools.

PO 11

Leadership readiness: Graduates are expected to be familiar with decision making process and basic managerial skills to become a better leader. Skills may include defining objective vision and mission, how to become charismatic inspiring leader and so on.

PO 12

Instrumentation:  Acquire the skills in handling scientific instruments, planning and performing in laboratory experiments.

 

B.Sc. Honours

B.Sc. Honours program with Zoology as the core subject deals with theindepth study of Animal kingdom; itsclassification with main focus on habit, habitat and distribution of all the animals; their structure, classification and significance. Besides this, otherallied areaslike evolution, embryology, ethology , biostatistics are also integral part of curriculum.Theprogram also provides anindepth knowledgeof the recent advances in zoology in the areas of systematics, biochemistry, cytology, genetics and animal ecology. Students get exposure of research based learning through minor projects .This course is offered for candidates who are attracted towards the amazing life of animals. The minimum time required to complete the course is three years.

After successfully completing B. Sc. (Zoology) HonoursProgramme students will be able to:

PSO1

Understand the rules of nomenclature and other theories, concepts and principles of zoology.

PSO2

Systematics will help them to compare and contrast the characteristics of animals that differentiate them from other forms of life as well as easily classify the animals based on their characteristic features.

 

PSO3

Understand the morphology and functional characteristics and functions of cell and its organization

PSO4

Relate the various abiotic factors with health of living forms and ecosystems and to understand the challenges caused due to pollution, need for focus on sustainable development, conserving natural resources and wildlife.

PSO5

Explain the structure, classification, role and biological significance of various biomolecules in living systems.

PSO6

Understand the anatomy and Physiology of human body and relating the various life processes

PSO7

Correlate the behavior of animals with their environment, conspecifics and abiotic biotic factors and evolutionary relationships.

PSO8

Gain knowledge of the principle and functioning of various biological tools and techniques used to study the biological system at micro and macro level

PSO9

Learn to present their work or findings in the form of seminars and building their research aptitude through projects etc.

PSO10

Learn to present their work or findings in the form of seminars and building their research aptitude through projects etc.

PSO11

Develop competence in basic sciences and in the content of the specific courses that constitute the principal knowledge of their degree.

PSO12

Acquire the skills in handling scientific instruments, planning and performing in laboratory experiments

 

COURSE ARTICULATION MATRIX: (MAPPING OF COS WITH POS)

COURSE

COS

PSO 1

 

 

PSO1

    PSO2

PSO3

PSO4

PSO5

PSO6

PSO7

PSO8

PSO9

    PSO

10

    PSO

      11 

    PSO

     12

ZOL 111

CO 1

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CO 2

x

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CO 3

x

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO4

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ZOL 112

CO 1

 

x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 2

 x

x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 3

 

x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO4

 

x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

x

x

CO5

 

x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

x

x

ZOL-113

CO 1

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 2

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 3

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO4

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

CO5

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ZOL-114

CO 1

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

CO 2

 

 

 

 

x

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

CO 3

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

x

 

 

CO4

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

ZOL-115

CO 1

 x

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

x

x

CO 3

 

 

 x

 

         

x

 

 

CO4

 

 

 

 

x

         

 

 

CO5

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

x

ZOL-211

CO 1

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 2

 

 

 

 

x

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

CO 3

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

x

 

 

CO4

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

x

 

ZOL-212

CO 1

x

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 2

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

x

 

CO 3

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

x

 

CO4

 x

 x

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

ZOL-213

CO 1

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 2

 

 

 x

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 3

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

CO4

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

ZOL-214

CO 1

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

CO 2

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

CO 3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

x

 

CO4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

CO5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

x

 

 

CO 1

x

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ZOL-215

CO 2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

x

x

CO 3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

CO4

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

x

 

ZOL-311

CO 1

x

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 2

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

x

 

CO 3

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ZOL-312

CO 1

 x

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 2

 

 x

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 3

 

 x

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO4

 

 x

 

 

 

 x

 x

 

 

 

 

 

ZOL-313

CO 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

CO 2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

x

 

CO 3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

x

 

CO4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

x

 

ZOL-314

CO 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

CO 2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

ZOL-315

CO 1

 x

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

x

CO 3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

x

x

ZOL-411

CO 1

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 2

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 3

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 x

 

 

ZOL-412

CO 1

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 2

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 3

 

 

 

 

 x

x

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO4

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

x

 

ZOL-413

CO 1

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 2

         

x

       

 

 

CO 3

         

x

       

 

 

CO4

         

x

       

x

 

CO5

                 

x

 

 

ZOL-414

CO 1

 

x

               

 

 

CO 2

 

x

               

x

 

CO 3

                   

x

 

CO4

x

                 

x

 

CO5

                   

x

 

ZOL-415

CO 1

         

x

       

x

 

CO 2

         

x

       

 

 

CO 3

         

x

       

 

 

CO4

         

x

       

x

 

CO5

         

x

       

x

 

ZOL-511

CO 1

             

x

   

 

 

CO 2

             

x

   

x

 

CO 3

             

x

   

x

 

ZOL-512

CO 1

                   

x

 

CO 2

                 

x

 

 

CO 3

                   

x

 

CO4

                 

x

x

 

ZOL-513

CO 1

                 

x

x

 

CO 2

                   

x

 

CO 3

 

x

               

x

 

CO4

                   

x

 

ZOL-514

CO 1

               

x

 

 

 

CO 2

               

x

 

 

x

CO 3

                   

 

x

ZOL-515

CO 1

             

x

   

 

 

CO 2

                   

x

x

CO 3

                   

x

x

CO4

             

x

   

x

 

CO5

         

x

       

 

 

ZOL-611

CO 1

     

x

           

 

 

CO 2

     

x

           

 

 

CO 3

     

x

   

x

     

 

 

CO4

     

x

           

 

 

CO5

     

x

           

x

 

ZOL-612

CO 1

     

x

           

 

 

CO 2

     

x

           

 

 

CO 3

     

x

           

x

 

CO4

     

x

           

x

 

CO5

     

x

           

x

 

ZOL-613

CO 1

           

x

     

 

 

CO 2

           

x

     

 

 

CO 3

           

x

     

x

 

CO4

           

x

     

x

 

CO5

     

x

   

x

     

 

 

ZOL-614

CO 1

           

x

     

 

 

CO 2

         

x

x

     

 

 

CO 3

 

x

               

x

 

CO4

 

x

               

x

 

CO5

                 

x

x

 

ZOL-615

CO 1

                   

x

x

CO 2

           

x

     

x

 

CO 3

 

x

               

x

 

CO4

     

x

           

 

x

 

 

 

B.Sc. Zoology

B.Sc. with Zoology as one of the electives deals with the study of animal kingdom including its allied areas such as habits, habitat and distribution of all the animals; their structure, classification, physiology besides other areas like  evolution, embryology, ethology etc. The program also provides an introduction to the recent advances in zoology in the areas of systematics, biochemistry, cytology, genetics and animal ecology. This course is offered for candidates who are interested in the study of animals. The minimum time required to complete the course is three years.

After successfully completing B. Sc. (Zoology) Programme students will be able to:

PSO 1

Understand and be aware of relevant theories, paradigms, concepts and principles of zoology.

PSO 2

Compare and contrast the characteristics of animals that differentiate them from other forms of life as well as easily classify the animals based on their characteristic features.

PSO 3

Understand the structure and functions of cell and its organization.

PSO 4

Relate the various abiotic factors with health of living forms and ecosystems and to understand the challenges caused due to pollution, need for focus on sustainable development, conserving natural resources and wildlife.

PSO 5

Explain the structure, classification, role and biological significance of various biomolecules in living systems.

PSO 6

Understand the anatomy and Physiology of human body and relating the various life processes

PSO 7

Correlate the behaviour of animals with their environment, conspecifics and abiotic biotic factors and evolutionary relationships.

PSO 8

Apply the knowledge of Zoology to understand genetics, the complex life Processes and its phenomena.

PSO 9

Develop competence in basic sciences and in the content of the specific courses that constitute the principal knowledge of their degree.

PSO10

Acquire the skills in handling scientific instruments, planning and performing in laboratory experiments.

 

COURSE ARTICULATION MATRIX: (MAPPING OF COS WITH PSOs)

Courses

COs

PSO1

PSO2

PSO3

PSO4

PSO5

PSO6

PSO7

PSO8

PSO9

PSO10

ZOL-101

CO 1

x

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 2

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 3

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 4

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ZOL-102

CO 1

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 2

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 3

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO4

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

CO6

             

x

   

ZOL-103

CO 1

x

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 2

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

CO4

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ZOL-201

CO 1

x

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 2

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

CO 3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

CO4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

ZOL-202

CO 1

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

CO 2

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

CO 3

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

CO4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

CO5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 x

 

 

ZOL-203

CO 1

 x

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 2

x

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 x

ZOL-301

CO 1

 x

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 2

 x

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 3

x

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ZOL-302

CO 1

 

 

 

 

x

 

 

 

 

 

CO 2

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

CO 3

 

 

 x

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

CO4

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 x

 

 

 

CO5

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

ZOL-303

CO 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

CO 2

 x

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 3

 x

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO4

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 x

ZOL-401

CO 1

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

CO 2

 

 

 

 

 x

 x

 

 

 

 

CO 3

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 x

 

 

ZOL-402

CO 1

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

CO 2

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

CO 3

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 x

 

 

CO4

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 x

 

 

CO5

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 x

 

 

ZOL-403

CO 1

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 x

 

CO 2

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

CO 3

 

 

 

 

 

x

 

 

 

 x

CO4

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

ZOL-501

CO 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

CO 2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

CO 3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

CO4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

CO5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

ZOL-502

CO 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

CO 2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

CO 3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

CO4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 x

ZOL-503

CO 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

CO 2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

CO 3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

x

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CO4

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 x

ZOL-601

CO 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

CO 2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

CO 3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

CO4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

CO5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

ZOL-602

CO 1

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 x

 

 

 

CO 2

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO 3

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 

 

CO4

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

 

 x

 

CO5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

ZOL-603

CO 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 x

 

 

 

CO 2

           

x

 

x

 

CO 3

               

x

 

CO4

     

x