The Department of Life Sciences of Tunghai University was established in 1949 and is one of the oldest departments in the university. The Department has set up a "purpose" to cultivate professionals in life sciences. The "Goal" is to cultivate students with basic scientific research capabilities and provide various teaching resources to encourage students to develop towards academic research, bio-industry, and diversification. At present, the Department of Life Sciences is divided into two groups: "Biomedicine" and "Ecology and Biodiversity" according to professional fields. The school's characteristics are to cultivate students with a full range of life science vision and healthy personality development. The courses offered cover a complete life science education from molecules, cells, tissues, organs, systems, individuals, inter-individuals, ecosystems, and performance chemistry. Through core courses and elective courses for academic groups, students have the ability to integrate and specialize. . The teaching characteristics of this department emphasize the transfer of professional knowledge and the development of research capabilities. Through diversified learning resources, it provides students with a comprehensive and high-quality learning environment and encourages students to develop toward academic research or the biological industry.
Cultivate life science professionals with independent learning, independent thinking and liberal arts.
1. Basic life science knowledge
2. Ability to operate scientific experiments and instruments
3. Ability to think independently and solve problems
4. Ability to integrate and express life science information
5. The ability to cross-domain innovation and teamwork