Courses Catalogue

Animal Histology And Physiology

COURSE CODE: BIO 3101
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Education (Biology) - B.Ed
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Education, Open and Distance Learning
STATUS: Elective
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Covers animal histology and Physiological processes specific to animals such as nutrition, reproduction and animal development

COURSE JUSTIFICATION

Acquaint teacher trainees with knowledge necessary for teaching histology and animal physiology

EXPECTED LEARNING OUTCOMES

By the end of the course unit, students should be able to

·                     Describe monstrate a basic understanding of the major physiological systems,     problems and solutions shared by all animals using the evolutionary approach.

·                     Develop a basic understanding of the molecular mechanisms underlying these     systems and solutions;

·                     Recognize common physiological problems and suggest a plausible, testable        and detailed mechanism underlying the physiological solution to that     problems.