Diploma in Biotechnology: pre-requisites (Fall 09-onwards)

Listing of subjects & pre-requisites

Subject Code

Credit Hours

Subject Title

Pre-Requisite(s)

BIO1113 (BIO101)

3

Biology 1

-

MAT1113 (MAT102)

3

Business Mathematics

-

MGT1123 (COM101)

3

Business Communication

-

MGT1113 (MGT101)

3

Introduction to Business

-

ENG1123 (ENG102)

3

Writing Skills

-

BIO1123 (BIO102)

3

Biology 2

BIO1113 (BIO101)

ENG1113 (ENG101)

3

Study Skills

-

BIO1133 (BIO200)

3

Microbiology

-

CHM1113 (CHM101)

3

Chemistry 1

-

ENG1133 (ENG103)

3

Speaking Skills

ENG1123 (ENG102)

BIO1213 (BIO204)

3

Molecular and Cell Biology

-

BIO1223 (BIO202)

3

Applied Microbiology

BIO1123 (BIO102), CHM1113 (CHM101), BIO1133 (BIO200)

CHM1123 (CHM102)

3

Chemistry 2

CHM1113 (CHM101)

CHM1213 (BIO301)

3

Organic Chemistry

-

BIO1233 (BIO302)

3

Genetics

BIO1123 (BIO102)

CHM1223 (BIO304)

3

Biochemistry

CHM1123 (CHM102), CHM1213 (BIO301)

BIO1263 (BIO306)

3

Cell and Tissue Culture

-

BIO1253

3

Environmental Biotechnology

BIO1223 (BIO202)

BIO1273

3

Industrial Biotechnology

BIO1223 (BIO202)

BIO1313 (BIO310)

3

Bioreactor and Bioprocessing

-

BIO1323 (BIO312)

3

Bioinformatics

BIO1233 (BIO302)

BIO1243 (BIO314)

3

Enzyme Technology

CHM1223 (BIO304)

BIO1379 (BIO320)

4

Biotechnology Research Project

ENG1123 (ENG102), ENG1133 (ENG103)

MPW1113/1123

3

Bahasa Kebangsaan A/B

-

MPW1133

3

Pengajian Malaysia

-

MPW1143/ 1153

3

Pengajian Islam/Moral

-

BIO1283

3

Introduction to Materials Modeling & Simulation

-

BIO1334

4

Computational Modeling & Simulation on Biology & Chemistry

BIO1283

BIO1299

4

Internship



Note:
  1. Subjects highlighted in yellow are those to be implemented for cohorts entering the programme from Spring 2009 onwards. Old subject codes, where appropriate are placed within parenthesis.
  2. BIO1379 (BIO320) (Biotechnology Research Project), highlighted in blue, has been revised to 4 credit hours for cohorts entering the programme from Spring 2009 onwards.

(Last update: 16 Jun 10)