Biological Lab

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Practise what you have learnt

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Welcome to Wesley University Ondo

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The Department is structured in a way that it will equip students with theoretical and practical backgrounds in the areas of Biochemistry and Microbiology leading to the award of Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) degrees in any of these options.  The students at the end of graduation would have acquired knowledge and skills to advance biological technology of global interest.

DEGREE OPTIONS

(i)    Biochemistry
(ii)   Microbiology

 

PROGRAMME PHILOSOPHY

The philosophy of this Department is to produce practically oriented graduates in line with the philosophy of the University. The Department trains graduates with broad based knowledge of the various aspects of Biology.
Also, it is concerned with the responsibility of improving the biological technology potentials of the students through:
(i)    Relevant short-term training for improved capacity in biological technology.
(ii)    Collaboration with the State and Federal Governments, Research Institutes and other Organizations in the areas of Research and Development.

PROGRAMME OBJECTIVES

The objectives of the program are to:
(i)    Develop modern biotechnological concepts and tools for enhanced service delivery in the industries and other science-based institutions, in order to meet global challenges;
(ii)    Build students capacity in basic and applied research methods, geared towards national development;
(iii)    Empower students in biological technological concepts for self-reliance.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

At least five ordinary level Credits in subjects which must include; English, Biology, Chemistry and Mathematics.  Ordinary National Diploma (OND) in addition, to holders of Higher National Diploma (HND) may be considered for admission into 200 level, provided they meet the minimum entry requirements.

DURATION OF PROGRAMME

The program is for duration of four years.

REQUIREMENT FOR GRADUATION

To be eligible for the degree of Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) Honors in Biological Sciences Department, students must have:
(i)    Passed all required courses recommended for specialization;
(ii)    Accumulated – credits units for the four year program.