NOTICE TO B.Sc Biology Students


FIELD COURSES (BIO 302 & BIO 401)

Students are expected to visit any of these biological/ecological areas and carry out any of these studies as outlined below for their Field course1 and Field course 11 (BIO 302 & BIO 401) respectively. At the end of their study, students are expected to submit a WRITTEN REPORT which shall be graded accordingly. To view the report guideline, kindly click on the link at the bottom of the page.

BIO 302Anchor FIELD COURSE 1

  1. ECOLOGY OF ANY BODY OF WATER RANGING FROM DRAINAGE,NATURAL OR ARTIFICIAL WATER
  2. ECOLOGY OF AN IDENTIFIABLE DEFINABLE HABITAT IN THE STUDENTS’ STUDY AREA
  3. ANIMAL FAUNA AND FLORA IN A PARTICULAR REGION/ AREA-LGA,CDA,GAME RESERVE ETC
  4. STUDY OF A NATURAL OR ARTIFICIAL DEVELOPED ENVIRONMENTS
  5. ECOLOGY OF A SEGMENT OF AN URBAN AREA- ESTATE, INDUSTRIAL AREA, WASTE WATER HABITATS, WASTE DUMP. SCHOOL ENVIRONMENT, ETC

BIO401 FIELD COURSE 11

  1. EPIDEMIOLOGICAL STUDY OF A DISEASE IN  AN AREA
  2. WILD LIFE STUDY IN AN AREA
  3. FOOD CHAIN STUDY OF A DEFINED ENVIRONMENT
  4. BEHAVIOURAL STUDY OF A PARTICULAR ANIMAL
  5. POPULATION STUDY OF A PEST IN A DEFINED AREA-RODENTS, INSECTS, ETC
  6. AN ECOLOGICAL ASSESSMENT OF A DEFINED ENVIRONMENT
  7. ECOLOGICAL STUDY OF AN AREA CLOSE TO THE STUDY CENTRE
  8. ECOLOGY OF INTERTIDAL REGION FOR COASTAL STUDY CENTRES
  9. FLORA AND FAUNA OF A LAKE OR RIVER OR LAND AREA
  10. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF A DISEASE IN AN AREA OR COMMUNITY
  11. A SURVEY OF ANIMAL PESTS IN A PARTICULAR REGION – LGA
  12. STUDIES OF PARASITIC DISEASES BASED ON HOSPITAL RECORDS
  13. INSECT STUDIES IN DEFINED AREA
  14. DOCUMENTATION OF PHYSICOCHEMICAL PARAMETERS OF A BODY OF WATER- BRAKISH, MARINE, FRESHWATER
  15. DOCUMENTATION OF WILD LIFE IN A PARTICULAR HABITAT
  16. REPORT OF A CONSERVATION AREA

 

Thank you.

 

Adams, A.E.

For Dean, School of Science and Technology

Report Guideline