Course Details

Subject {L-T-P / C} : LS1001 : Biology {2-0-0 / 2}
Subject Nature : Theory
Coordinator : Prof. Rohan Dhiman


Cell Theory, Structure and function of theProkaryotic and Eukaryotic cell. Cell division, Cell cycle. Structure and Function of Proteins, Carbohydrates, Lipids, and Nucleic acids.The CentralDogma of Molecular Biology – DNA Replication, Transcription and Translation. Disease Biology, Applied Biology

Course Objectives

  1. To give knowledge on basic concepts in biology

Course Outcomes

? Students will be able to differentiate the structure and function of prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells.
? Students will be able to explain the properties and functions of different biomolecules.
? Students will be able to understand the basic concepts in disease biology

Essential Reading

  1. Taylor DJ, Green NPO, Stout GW, Biological Science, Cambridge University Press , ISBN 978-0521684170
  2. Scott Freeman, Biological Science, Pearson , ISBN 9780321743671

Supplementary Reading

  1. Engner E, ross R, Bailey, D, Concepts in Biology, McGraw Hill Education , ISBN 978-0070607484
  2. Reece JB, Taylor MR, Simon EJ, Dickey JL, Campbell Biology: Concepts and Connections, Pearson , ISBN 9781292057804