Entry Requirements


Criterion Description
7204 -Criterion 01 Three (3) subjects (Grades A-E) at the GCE 'A' Level OR three (3) subjects (Grades I - III) at CAPE (both units I and II), and one of which must be Chemistry.
7204 -Criterion 02 An Associate Degree in Education with a specialization in Science and a minimum of 3 subjects at CSEC or equivalent inclusive of Mathematics and a Science subject. (Note: Agriculture Science (double award) is accepted as a science subject. Food and Nutrition is NOT accepted as a science subject.)
7204 -Criterion 03 An Ordinary Diploma in Science (Chemistry) with a minimum Pass with Credit from the Government Technical Institute.
7204 -Criterion 04 A minimum of 6 subjects CSEC (Grades I-III) OR 6 subjects at GCE 'O' Level (Grades A-C) at no more than two sittings inclusive of English A, Mathematics, Chemistry and one other Science subject. (Note: Agriculture Science (double award) is accepted as a science subject. Food and Nutrition is NOT accepted as a science subject.)
7204 -Criterion 05 A minimum of 5 subjects GSEC (Grades I - III) OR 5 subjects at GCE 'O" Level (Grades A-C) at one sitting inclusive of English A, Mathematics, Chemistry and one other science subject. (Note: Agriculture Science (double award) is accepted as a science subject. Food and Nutrition is NOT accepted as a science subject.)
7204 -Criterion 06 A Diploma in Agriculture with a minimum pass with credit from the Guyana School of Agriculture.
7204 -Criterion 07 A Diploma or Associate Degree in Medical Technology.
7204 -Criterion 08 An Associate Degree in Pharmacy.
7204 -Criterion 09 An Ordinary Diploma in Science (Chemistry) with a pass, in addition to a minimum of 3 subjects at CSEC (or equivalent), inclusive of Mathematics and a Science subject. (Note: Agriculture Science (double award) is accepted as a science subject. Food and Nutrition is NOT accepted as a science subject.)
7204 -Criterion 10 A Trained Teacher's Certificate with a specialization in Science and a minimum of 3 subject at CSEC or equivalent inclusive of Mathematics and a Science subject. (Note: Agriculture Science (double award) is accepted as a science subject. Food and Nutrition is NOT accepted as a science subject).

Courses

First Year
First Year
Semester 1
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
PHY1104 Fundamentals of Physics 4
BIO1102 Introduction to the Biology and Ecology of living Organisms 3
PHY1191 Physics Laboratory I 1
CHM1102 Introduction to General Chemistry 3
CHM1103 Chemistry Laboratory I 1
MTH1106 Fundamental Mathematics I 3
BIO1100 Laboratory and Field Biology I 1
Semester 2
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
CHM1206 Introduction to Inorganic and Organic Chemistry 3
MTH1207 Fundamental Mathematics II 3
CHM1205 Introduction to Physical Chemistry 3
CHM1207 Laboratory II - Introduction to Physical, Inorganic and Organic Chemistry 1
ENG1203 Technical Communication 4
Second Year
Semester 1
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
BIO2105 Molecular and Cell Biology 3
MTH2101 Calculus II 4
CHM2103 Inorganic Chemistry I 3
CHM2106 Laboratory 4 - Inorganic Chemistry and Thermodynamics 1
CHM2107 Laboratory 5 - Analytical Chemistry 1 1
BIO2100 Laboratory and Field Biology III 1
CHM2104 Chemical Thermodynamics 3
CHM2105 Classical Techniques of Analytical Chemistry 3
Semester 2
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
BIO2200 Laboratory & Field Biology IV 1
ZZZ2202 Elective (4 credits) 4 Choose from Humanities/Social Sciences (4 Credits)
CHM2204 Electrochemistry & Chemical Kinetics 3
BIO2205 Biochemistry 3
ZZZ2201 Elective (4 credits) 4 Choose UGC1201 or CSE1201
CHM2203 Organic Chemistry I 3
CHM2205 Laboratory 6 - Organic Chemistry, Electrochemistry and Kinetics 1
Third Year
Semester 3/Annual
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
Fourth Year
Semester 3/Annual
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks

Contact Us

Faculty of Natural Sciences

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  • (592)-222-4926
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