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020400.68 Biology 
Specialization: Zoology of the Vertebrate
Study Period: 2 years
Language of Instruction: Russian

 
Course Title
Hours
First Year
Second Year
1
2
3
4
M1 General Scientific Cycle
 
 
 
 
 
M1.B Basic Part
 
 
 
 
 
1.       Foreign Language
108
1
2
 
 
2.       Philosophical Issues of Natural Science 
72
2
 
 
 
3.       Computer Technologies in Biology
72
0.5
1.5
 
 
4.       Mathematical Modeling of Biological Processes
72
 
1
1
 
M1.V Variable Part
 
 
 
 
 
1.       Bioethics and Biofarming 
108
0.75
2.25
 
 
2.       Methodology of Scientific Research   
72
 
2
 
 
3.       Conservation of Biodiversity
72
 
2
 
 
4.       Methods of Molecular and Genetic Research
72
2
 
 
 
5.       Mathematical Processing of Research Results
72
 
2
 
 
6.       Patterns of Life Development on Earth (optional)
7.       Contemporary Problems of Evolutionary Theory   (optional)
36
1
 
 
 
8.       Socio-economic Aspects of Man and Nature Interaction   (optional)
9.       Social and Biological Aspects of Man’s Chemical Dependence (optional)
36
 
1
 
 
10.   Economics of Environmental Management (optional)
11.   Social and Economic Aspects of Management of Specially Protected Natural Areas (optional)
36
1
 
 
 
M2 Professional Cycle
 
 
 
 
 
M2.B Basic Part
 
 
 
 
 
1.       Contemporary Problems in Biology
180
0.5
2.5
2
 
2.       History and Methodology of Biology 
108
3
 
 
 
3.       Theory of Biosphere  
108
3
 
 
 
4.       Contemporary Ecology and Global Ecological Problems
108
 
 
3
 
M2.V Variable Part
 
 
 
 
 
1.       Taxonomy of the Vertebrate
108
 
 
3
 
2.       Comparative Anatomy of the Vertebrate
108
 
 
3
 
3.       Biology of the Vertebrate
108
3
 
 
 
4.       Population Ecology of the Vertebrate
108
 
 
3
 
5.       Actual Issues of the Vertebrate Ecology
108
 
 
3
 
6.       Animal Communication (optional)
7.       Biology of Forest Animals and Birds (optional)
108
3
 
 
 
8.       Animal Behavoir (optional)
9.       Ecological Physiology of Animals (optional)
108
 
3
 
 
10.   Ecology and Evolution of Baikal Fauna (optional)
11.   Anthropogenic Transformation of Ecosystems (optional)
72
 
2
 
 
12.   Phenological Phenomena in life (optional)
13.   Regional Zoogeography (optional)
36
 
 
1
 
M3 Training, Research Work  
 
5.5
12.5
6
25
M4 Final State Certification
 
 
 
 
10
 
Total
120