Bachelor of Science in Biology

Bachelor of Science in


The Bachelor of Science in Biology (BSBio) program is designed to provide students with a solid foundation in the biological sciences. The program aims to develop a comprehensive understanding of living organisms, their structures, functions, and interactions, while also fostering critical thinking, research skills, and laboratory techniques.

Program Educational Objectives

1 Graduates shall have effective communication and teamwork skills, creativity and critical thinking;Collaborative with leadership skills, critical thinker, and creative
2 Graduates shall have skills and capacities to apply theories in various disciplines in accordance with high standards of ethics;Ethical, competent and equipped with research-based knowledge
3 Graduates shall become successful professionals serving local and international communities; andCollaborative and with leadership skills
4 Graduates shall have lifelong learning skills to facilitate changes in themselves and in their society.Life-long learner
  • Program Outcomes
    • Develop an in-depth understanding of the basic principles governing the science of life;
    • Utilize techniques/procedures relevant to biological research work in laboratory or field settings;
    • Apply basic mathematical and statistical computations and use of appropriate technologies in the analysis of biological data;
    • Extend knowledge and critically assess current views and theories in various areas of the biological science;
    • Demonstrate broad and coherent knowledge and understanding in the core areas of physical and natural sciences;
    • Apply critical and problem solving skills using the scientific method;
    • Interpret relevant scientific data and make judgements that include reflection on relevant scientific and ethical issues;
    • Carry out basic mathematical and statistical computations and use appropriate technologies in (a) the analysis of data; and (b) in pattern recognition, generalization, abstraction, critic analysis and problem solving;
    • Communicate information, ideas problems, and solutions, both, orally and in writing, to other scientists, decision makers and the public.
    • Relate science and mathematics to the other disciples;
    • Design and perform safe and responsible techniques and procedures in laboratory or field practices;
    • Critically evaluate input from others;
    • Appreciate the limitations and implications of science in everyday life;
    • Commit to the integrity of data;
    • Articulate the latest developments in BS Biology;
    • Effectively communicate orally and in writing using both English and Filipino languages;
    • Work effectively and independently in multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural teams;
    • Demonstrate professional, social, and ethical responsibility, especially in practice intellectual property rights and sustainable development; and
    • Preserve and promote "Filipino historical and cultural heritage"
  • Curriculum

    1st Year • 1st Semester

    Course NameUnits
    General Botany5
    English Enhancement Course3
    The University and I2
    Mathematics in the Modern World3
    Civic Welfare Training Program 13
    National Service Training Program 13
    Physical Activities Toward Health and Fitness 12
    Science, Technology and Society3
    Understanding the Self3
    Readings in Philippine History3

    1st Year • 2nd Semester

    Course NameUnits
    Chem Biology 1 (Organic Molecules) lec2
    Chem Biology 1 (Organic Molecules) lab1
    Purposive Communication3
    The Family2
    Pamitikang Filipino3
    Art Appreciation3
    Civic Welfare Training Program 23
    Physical Activities Toward Health and Fitness 22
    General Zoology5
    National Service Training Program 23

    2nd Year • 1st Semester

    Course NameUnits
    Chemical Biology 2 (Analytical Methods) lec2
    Chemical Biology 2 (Analytical Methods) lab1
    Statistical Biology (lec)2
    Statistical Biology (lab)1
    Great Books3
    The Contemporary World3
    Physical Activities Toward Health and Fitness 32

    2nd Year • 2nd Semester

    Course NameUnits
    Chemical Biology 3 (Biomolecules) lec3
    Chemical Biology 3 (Biomolecules) lab2
    Biophysics (lec)2
    Biophysics (lab)2
    General Ecology5
    Kulturang Popular3
    Physical Activities Toward Health and Fitness 42
    Rizal's Life, Works and Writings3

    3rd Year • 1st Semester

    Course NameUnits
    Developmental Biology5
    General Physiology5
    Foreign Language3

    3rd Year • 2nd Semester

    Course NameUnits
    Academic Writing3
    Cell and Molecular Biology (lec)3
    Cell and Molecular Biology (lab)2
    Evolutionary Biology5
    Human Anatomy3

    3rd Year • Summer

    Course NameUnits

    4th Year • 1st Semester

    Course NameUnits
    Thesis 13
    Marine Biology5
    Comparative Anatomy3
    Asian Literature3

    4th Year • 2nd Semester

    Course NameUnits
    Thesis 23
    English for Occupational Purposes3
    The curriculum is subject to modification without prior notice. For precise and current listings, kindly coordinate with our registrar department.
  • Estimated Fees
    Particular Amount
    Estimated Total Fees per semester (including tuition and other fees)₱31,285.75
    The particulars and corresponding amounts are subject to modification without prior notice. For precise and current listings, kindly coordinate with our treasury and assessment department.
  • Career Opportunities

    Entry Level:

    • Lab Technician: Conduct experiments, tests, and analyze biological samples. Assist in maintaining laboratory equipment and records.
    • Research Assistant: Support researchers in conducting experiments and collecting data. Perform literature reviews and help with data analysis.
    • Quality Control Technician: Monitor and assess the quality of products or processes. Perform inspections, tests, and maintain quality control records.
    • Biotech Associate: Work in biotechnology companies on projects such as genetic engineering. Assist in the development and production of biotech products.
    • Clinical Research Coordinator: Coordinate and manage clinical trials. Ensure compliance with protocols and regulatory requirements.


    • Biomedical Scientist: Conduct research in the field of biomedical science. Contribute to advancements in medicine and healthcare.
    • Environmental Consultant: Assess environmental impacts on ecosystems and human health. Provide recommendations for environmental management.
    • Pharmaceutical Sales Representative: Promote and sell pharmaceutical products to healthcare professionals. Provide information on product benefits and usage.
    • Clinical Laboratory Scientist: Perform complex laboratory tests on patient samples. Analyze and interpret results for medical diagnoses.
    • Field Biologist: Conduct field studies to observe and collect data on plant and animal life. Work in conservation, ecology, or environmental monitoring.

    Senior Level:

    • Biotechnology Project Manager: Manage biotechnology projects from conception to completion. Oversee teams, budgets, and timelines.
    • Medical Science Liaison: Act as a bridge between pharmaceutical companies and healthcare professionals. Provide scientific and clinical information on products.
    • Senior Research Scientist: Lead research projects, design experiments, and analyze data. Mentor junior researchers and contribute to grant applications.
    • Biomedical Engineer: Design and develop medical devices and equipment. Combine biology and engineering principles for innovative solutions.
    • Epidemiologist: Study patterns and causes of diseases within populations. Contribute to public health research and policy development.

    Managerial/Executive Level:

    • Biotechnology Director: Oversee the biotechnology department of a company. Shape the direction of research and development efforts.
    • Clinical Research Manager: Manage and coordinate clinical research programs. Ensure adherence to regulations and ethical standards.
    • Director of Environmental Health and Safety: Lead environmental health and safety initiatives within an organization. Develop and implement safety protocols and environmental policies.
    • Chief Scientific Officer (CSO): Serve as the top executive in charge of scientific strategies. Shape the scientific direction of a company or research organization.
    • Pharmaceutical Research Director: Lead pharmaceutical research and development efforts. Oversee teams working on drug discovery and testing.


Manuel S. Enverga University Foundation - Lucena City Lucena

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biological sciences