Required Courses

Course code Course Credit
LIFS 1901 General Biology I
[Remarks: Students with level 3 or above in HKDSE 1x Biology are exempted from taking LIFS 1901.]
0-3
LIFS 1902 General Biology II 3
LIFS 1904 Laboratory for General Biology II 1
LIFS 2040 Cell Biology 3
LIFS 2070 Introduction to Biotechnology 3
LIFS 2210 Biochemistry I 3
LIFS 3110 Biotechnological Application of Recombinant DNA Techniques 3
LIFS 4150
4360
Plant Biotechnology or
Aquaculture Biotechnology
3
3
LIFS 4200 Concepts and Issues in Contemporary Biotechnology 3

Electives

Students are required to earn 9 credits from the following lists of courses, with at least 3 credits from each area.
Course code Course Credit
ACCT 2020 Introduction to Accounting for Non-Business Majors (last offered in 2012-13) 3
ECON 3014 Managerial Microeconomics 4
ECON 3024 Managerial Macroeconomics 4
FINA 4103 Financial Markets Trading and Structure 3
ISOM 3310 e-Business Management and Web Analytics 3
ISOM 3360 Data Mining for Business Analytics 3
ISOM 3710 Management Science 4
ISOM 4020 Innovation Management and Technology Entrepreneurship 3
ISOM 4750 Business Project Management 3
MARK 3220 Marketing Research 4
MARK 3410 Promotion and Advertising Management 4
MARK 3480 Pricing Strategy 4
MARK 4450 Brand Management 4
MGMT 3110 Human Resources Management 4
MGMT 3120 Managerial Leadership 4