Life and Health
2017-18 Sem A
3 - Science and Technology
CVMLS
BMS
3
English
English
PILO 1
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ATTITUDE
ABILITY
ACCOMPLISHMENT
B1, B2

This course will allow students to discover the concept of life from a scientific point of view, with an emphasis on ways to live a healthy life. The course material includes some introduction to biology, biochemistry, and biotechnology. Issues related to the characteristics, origin and organization of a life will be taught. The importance of food and nutrition to maintain a healthy life will be discussed. The use of drugs, traditional Chinese herbs and cosmetics for maintenance or improvement of a life will be reviewed. The impacts of genetically modified (GM) food, fast food, common genetic problems and sexual behaviour will be discussed. The ethical issues and social impacts of cloning techniques and the latest development of stem cell research will also be addressed and discussed. Teaching and learning activities in this course, include interactive lectures, tutorial discussions, short projects, and field trips will enhance the students’ knowledge relevant to life and health.

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CRN Section Term Type Capacity Day Time Building Room Instructor
1579315793C012017-18 Sem ALecture198Mon09:00-11:50YEUNGLT-18
  • Dr. CHIN Rebecca Y M
  • Dr. LAU Chun Yue Geoffrey
  • TAN Ailian
  • YU Ligang
  • TAN Ailian
  • Dr. LAU Chun Yue Geoffrey
  • Dr. LAU Chun Yue Geoffrey
  • Mr. JESKY Robert George
  • Dr. CHIN Rebecca Y M
  • Dr. CHIN Rebecca Y M
  • YU Ligang
  • Mr. JESKY Robert George
  • Mr. JESKY Robert George
  • TAN Ailian
  • YU Ligang
1579315793C012017-18 Sem ALecture198Mon09:00-11:50LAU6-209
  • Dr. LAU Chun Yue Geoffrey
  • YU Ligang
  • Mr. JESKY Robert George
  • Dr. CHIN Rebecca Y M
  • TAN Ailian
Last Updated Time: 24-Jun-2018 15:15