Description

The Department of Basic Sciences is one of the departments of the Deanship of Preparatory Year and Supporting Studies. It serves all tracks: Health Track, Nursing College Track, Public Health College Track, College of Computer Sciences Track, Engineering College Track, Architecture College Track, Design College track, Science College Track, College of Science and Humanities Track, and College of Arts Track.  DBS offers basic science courses that prepare students for their future university majors. 

Aims

The DBS aims at:

  1. Developing students’ abilities skillfully and scientifically in order to pursue their future university majors.
  2. Equipping students with 21st-century skills required for achieving success in life and work.
  3. Offering quality services to students.
  4. Promoting and enhancing the professional development of the academic staff.
  5. Creating a supportive, motivational, stimulating environment that helps in developing research skills and encouraging scientific publishing.
  6.  Developing and building the BSs courses according to the latest future requirements in order to cope with scientific progress.

Courses of the DBS:

Course Number Course Name Track 
BIOL-102 Biology

Health Track

CHEM-103 Chemistry
PHYS-104 Physics
BIO-103 Biology

Nursing College Track

PHYS-105 Physics
CHEM-103 Chemistry

Public Health College Track

BIOL-100 Biology 1
BIOL-101 Biology 2
MATH-100 Mathematics
MATH-131 Mathematics 1

College of Computer Sciences Track

MATH-132 Mathematics 2
MATH-133 Calculus 1
MATH-131 Mathematics 1

College of Engineering Track

MATH-132 Mathematics 2
PHYS-132 Physics
MATH-121 Mathematics 1 College of Architecture Track
MATH-122 Mathematics 2
PHYS-132 Physics
MATH-121 Mathematics 1 College of Design Track
MATH-122 Mathematics 2
PHYS-132 Physics
Math-101 General Mathematics College of Science Track
MATH-111 Mathematics 1 Jubail College of Science and Humanities Track
MATH-112 Mathematics 2
STAT‐132 Statistics 
STAT‐114 Introduction to Statistics College of Arts Track

Published on: 07 January 2016
Last update on: 28 August 2022