HKFYG Lee Shau Kee College

Wis­dom in Action



Major concerns of Biology department 2015-2016   
1   To Consolidate study skills in Biology
2   To equip students with firm grasp of the DSE syllabus


1. To promote curiosity in Biology
2. To acquire biological knowledge
3. To acquire skills of using apparatuses in laboratory
4. To develop problem-solving skills through scientific methods
5. To develop a respect for the living world, an attitude of responsible citizenship and a commitment to promote personal and community health.


- Cells and molecules of life
- The cell as the basic unit of life
- Movement of substances across cell membrane
- Enzymes and metabolism
- Food and humans

- Nutrition in humans
- Gas exchange in humans
- Transport in humans
- Nutrition and gas exchange in plants
- Transpiration, transport and support in plants
- Cell cycle and division
- Reproduction in flowering plants
- Reproduction in humans

- Growth and development

- Detecting the environment
- Coordination in humans
- Movement in humans
- Homeostasis
- Biodiversity
- Ecosystems
- Photosynthesis
- Respiration
- Personal Health
- Infectious diseases
- Non-infectious diseases and disease prevention
- Body defence mechanisms
- Human impact on the environment
- Human responsibilities for the environment
- Regulation of water content
- Regulation of body temperature
- Regulation of gas content in blood
- Hormonal control of reproductive cycle

- Basic genetics
- Molecular genetics
- Applied genetics
- Evolution I
- Evolution II