Sree Krishna College, Guruvayur affiliated to University of Calicut began to offer three year B.Sc. Main Degree course from 1959. The Department also offers subsidiary zoology course for B.Sc Botany Degree course.
The syllabus for main and subsidiary course were revised in 1975. After that the syllabi were revised again in 1980. The syllabi was further revised in 1999. From 2009-2010 onwards semesterisation and grading at the undergraduate level was introduced at University of Calicut. The curriculum, syllabus, the scheme of instruction, evaluation and model of question papers were framed in workshop organized in the senate hall of Calicut University from 19.01.2009 to 23.01.2009. After the workshop board of studies in zoology met again on 16.2.2009 to discuss thedrafting details and finalize the syllabus. The board recommended that syllabus may be implemented w.e.f 2009 admission onwards. The restructured curriculum for B.Sc. degree programme in zoology is a choice based credit semester system of 6 semesters, offering freedom for the students to choose an open paper each in the fifth and sixth semester.
In addition to the end semester examination to be conducted by the University, a system of continuous evaluation through internal assessment is conducted by the faculty members of the Department of zoology. In addition to the items of theory and practical a project work form an integral part of curriculum during fifth and sixth semester. Study tour to places of biological interest are also compulsory elements of the curriculum.
The syllabi was agains revised and implemented w.e.f. from 2013-2014 admission onwards. The present system of assessing students is by method of grading on a five point scale which is as follows.
||Grade point average
||2.5 - 3.49
||2.5 - 3.49
||.5 – 1.49
This syllabi will be again revised in 2014 with minor changes. The Department of zoology has representation in the board of studies UG of the University of Calicut in 2013. In 2013 the new board of studies revised the previous syllabi and will be implemented from 2014 admission onwards.
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