HKFYG Lee Shau Kee College

Wis­dom in Action

Biology

Plans

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

 

Objectives:
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.


Topic:

S.3
- 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

S.4
- 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

S.5
- 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

S.6
- Basic genetics
- Molecular genetics
- Applied genetics
- Evolution I
- Evolution II