: LKR 230,000
|Ad Reference :||A1218081556068202001|
|Provider :||University Of Kelaniya|
|Granting Institute :||University of Kelaniya|
|Mode of Study:||Full time in Sri Lanka|
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Master of Science in Crop Protection and Plant Biotechnology is a full-time modular course proposed to be conducted by the Department of Botany of the University of Kelaniya. This program has been designed to provide in-depth knowledge and appropriate skills in the field of crop protection and application of molecular biological and biotechnological tools for the quality improvement of crops.
In addition to gaining knowledge and skills in molecular biology, plant biotechnology, and crop protection, students will also have an opportunity to follow a business administration and entrepreneurship component to aid the broadening of employability levels and expanding entrepreneurship opportunities in the fields of crop protection, agribusiness, and crop biotechnology. The course is enriched with professional development workshops.
Aim of the Programme
It is aimed to give an opportunity for the professionals of the fields of agribusiness, customs, food quality assurance, quarantine, food processing industries, pest and vector control and technical officers in the university/industry to improve their knowledge in modern biotechnological concepts, familiarize with the techniques and tools used in molecular biology, disease diagnosis and management and plant quality improvement. It also provides a stepping stone for higher educational degrees.
Objectives of the Programme
Teaching methods and evaluation of criteria
Teaching methods: Lectures, laboratory sessions, computer-assisted learning
Evaluation of criteria: Continuous assessment, Assignments
End of course unit written examination
Program Type: Onsite
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