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Course Detail

Degree
Bachelor
Standard Academic Year
Bachelor 2nd year
Course delivery methods
face-to-face
Subject
Biological sciences
Program
School
Faculty of Biology and Biotechnology
Department
Campus
Timiryazev
Classroom
Course Offering Year
Course Offering Month
September - December
Weekday and Period
Capacity
Credits
2
Language
English
Course Number

Systematics, biology and ecology of vertebrate animals Al-Farabi Kazakh National University

Course Overview

The aim of the course: studying main concepts of animal structure, modern methods of zoological investigations, teaching students effective professional writing and oral communication in English.

Learning Achievement

To be able to demonstrate acquired knowledge of organization, phylogeny, distribution and diversity of vertebrates; animal ecological and practical significance, skills of modern methods in field and experimental zoology, skills of microscopic examinations, animal identification

Competence

Course prerequisites

Biology in school

Grading Philosophy

Exams (25%), Activity in classromm (75%)

Course schedule

Week1: Introduction to vertebrates’ zoology. Modern classification of phylum Chordata Week2: Vertebrates. A general outline of the organization of vertebrates. Systematics and origin Week3: Gnathostomatous (Gnathostomata). The organization, taxonomy, origin of cartilaginous fishes

Course type

Online Course Requirement

Instructor

Sapargaliyeva Nazym

Other information

Al-Farabi Kazakh National University

Site for Inquiry

Please inquire about the courses at the address below.

Contact person: Nazym.Sapargaliyeva@kaznu.kz