Life Sciences Undergraduate Programme

 

        Hosted by Department of Biological Sciences

Life Sciences Operating Centre (LSOC) CORS Instructions Sem 2 AY14/15

For Life Sciences Major, Life Sciences Second Major, Life Sciences Minor and related Minors, please refer to the relevant LSOC instructions for CORS.

    - Life Sciences Major Year 1 Freshman (with/without H2/A-Level Biology or Chemistry)

    - Life Sciences Major Year 2

    - Life Sciences Major Year 3

    - Life Sciences Major Honours Year 4

    - Life Sciences Second Major

    - Life Sciences Minor

    - Life Sciences Major - Transfer In

    - For related Minors - Aquatic Ecology, Biophysics, Forensic Science, Geosciences

    - Year 1 Freshman interested in Life Sciences Major Special Programmes (DDP/CDP/JDP)
 

Application for Minor in Life Sciences, AY2014/2015 Semester 2

The application for admission into Life Sciences Minor, for AY2014/2015 Semester 2, is now open.

The requirements of the Minor and the application procedure are available here.

The application form is available here:

Closing date for application: 19th December 2014 (5pm)

Application for Minor in Aquatic Ecology, AY2014/2015 Semester 2

The application for admission into Aquatic Ecology Minor, for AY2014/2015 Semester 2, is now open.

The requirements of the Minor and the application procedure are available here.

The application form is available here:

Closing date for application: 19th December 2014 (5pm)

Life Sciences Major Requirements (Matriculation Cohorts)

 

Matriculation Cohorts AY2014/2015

    Major and Graduation Requirements | Study Plan (PDF) | Study Plan (Word)

Matriculation Cohorts AY2013/2014

    Major and Graduation Requirements | Study Plan (PDF) | Study Plan (Word)

Matriculation Cohorts AY2012/2013

    Major and Graduation Requirements | Study Plan (PDF) | Study Plan (Word)

Matriculation Cohorts AY2011/2012

    Major and Graduation Requirements | Study Plan (PDF) | Study Plan (Word)

Matriculation Cohort AY2010/2011

    Major and Graduation Requirements | Study Plan (PDF)

UROPS Submission

 

- UROPS Report Format

- NUROPS Congress Paper Format

UUpdated: 13th February 2014

UROPS In Life Sciences (LSM2288/9 & LSM3288/9)

 

Important deadlines for UROPS project ending in Semester 2, AY13/14

Report submission deadline: 7th April 2014, Monday

Oral Examination: 7th to 16th April 2014*

*Different departments may have different ways of conducting the oral examination. Hence, please follow the instructions sent out by the department administration/coordinators.

Students will be assessed by their work performance in the lab, project report and oral presentation.

 

Slides for UROPS Talk on 13th August 2013 can be found here.

 

Faculty of Science Main Site - Undergraduate Research Opportunities Programme in Science (UROPS)


Note: 4MCs read for Level 3000 UROPS LSM3288/9 can satisfy 1 of the Level 3000 modules needed for major requirement, fulfilling either a module inside or outside student's area of specialisation.

 

Life Sciences UROPS Administration

Department

UROPS Coordinator

Administrator

Overall

A/P Liou Yih-Cherng

(dbslyc@nus.edu.sg)

Ms Jacqueline Lim

(dbsjlsy@nus.edu.sg)

Anatomy

A/P George Yip

(antyipg@nus.edu.sg)

Ms Violet Teo Li Ching

(antteov@nus.edu.sg) 

Biochemistry

A/P Tang Bor Luen

(bchtbl@nus.edu.sg)

Dr Yew Wen Shan

(bchyws@nus.edu.sg)

Ms Lim Sook Min Amanda

(bchlsma@nus.edu.sg)

Biological Sciences

A/P Liou Yih-Cherng

Dr Wu Jinlu (during

special term)

(dbswjl@nus.edu.sg)

Mr Laurence Gwee

(dbsgel@nus.edu.sg)

Microbiology

Dr Justin Chu

(miccjh@nus.edu.sg)

Ms Siti Maryam Binte Masnor

(micsmm@nus.edu.sg)

Pharmacology

Dr Gavin Dawe

(phcdgs@nus.edu.sg)

Ms Haryati Hafid

(phchh@nus.edu.sg)
Mrs Rosie Lew

(phssec@nus.edu.sg)

Physiology

A/P Wong Chong Thim

(phswct@nus.edu.sg)

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LSM4199 Announcements

 

AY14/15 S1 Cohort

 

- Poster Presentation

- Thesis Submission

 

* To be updated at a later timing

 

For students starting Honours project in AY14/15 S2

 

- List of eligible supervisors
- Project Registration

 

 

Useful References

- Thesis Format and Writing Guide
- Library Tutorial for LS Honours
-
EndNote
-
WizFolio

 

For Enquiries

 

If you have enquiry on LSM4199, please email to:

 

Mr Lim Miah Kyan
dbslmk@nus.edu.sg
Overall Administrator for
Life Sciences Honours Project

 

Updated: 28 November 2014

 

LSM4199 HONOURS PROJECT IN LIFE SCIENCES

 

Guidelines for Honours Students
    - Science Intranet: Life Sciences Honours Project Listing

Guidelines for Honours Supervisors
    - Science Intranet: Life Sciences Honours Project Approval System

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Honours Year Pre-requisites

a. Fulfillment of the major requirements of Life Sciences at B.Sc. level; and
b. Obtained a minimum overall CAP of 3.50 (3.20 for Matriculation Cohorts AY2012/2013 onwards) on completion of 100MCs (Modular Credits) or more.

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Life Sciences (LS) Honours Project Administration

Honours students will be administered by the respective LS teaching departments of their main supervisors who are the full-time or adjunct academic staff. For those with joint appointments, their students would be under their preferred department. The six LS departments' Honours Coordinators and Administrators are listed here.

 

Department

Honours Coordinator

Administrator

Overall

Prof Ding Jeak Ling

Mr Lim Miah Kyan

Anatomy

A/P George Yip
george_yip@nuhs.edu.sg

Ms Violet Teo Li Ching
violet_teo@nuhs.edu.sg 

Biochemistry

Dr Long Yun Chau
bchlongy@nus.edu.sg

Dr Wu Qiang qiang_wu@nuhs.edu.sg

Ms Pham Thuy Dung bchphamt@nus.edu.sg

 

Biological Sciences

A/P Henry Mok dbsmokh@nus.edu.sg

Dr  Darren Yeo Chong Jinn dbsyeod@nus.edu.sg

Mr Laurence Gwee
dbsgel@nus.edu.sg 

Microbiology

A/P Norbert Lehming
norbert_lehming@nuhs.edu.sg

Ms Siti Maryam Binte Masnor
siti_maryam_masnor@nuhs.edu.sg

Pharmacology

Dr Gautam Sethi
gautam_sethi@nuhs.edu.sg 

Ms Haryati Hafid
haryati_hafid@nuhs.edu.sg 
Ms Tan Bee Ching bee_ching_tan@nuhs.edu.sg 

Physiology

A/P Herbert Schwarz
herbert_schwarz@nuhs.edu.sg

Ms Kamsitah Binte Boreng kamsitah_boreng@nuhs.edu.sg

 

 
Life Sciences Enquiry


Send
your enquiry on

NUS Life Sciences to


Life Sciences Enquiry (dbsbox2@nus.edu.sg))

 

 

 

Life Sciences Operating Centre (LSOC)

 

LSOC Helpdesk Semester 2 AY14/15 would be open.

Operating from:

2 Jan - 8 Jan 2015 (CORS Round 1A - 2A)

Mon - Fri

AM: 9.00-11.30am; PM: 2.00-4.30pm

Close on Weekends & University/Public Holidays

 

At:

Dept of Biological Sciences Administrative Office
Block S3 #05-01

 

For walk-in enquiries on NUS Life Sciences, you may visit us at the same venue.

9.00am-11.30am & 2.00pm-5.30pm

Open daily except Weekends, University and Public Holidays

Affiliated Student Club - NUS Life Sciences Society