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Course Catalog


A lecture and laboratory course that concentrates on the study of plant structure and function. Topics discussed include plant growth and development, metabolism, reproduction and response to the environment. The principles of plant biotechnology are also introduced. Lectures emphasize plant physiology, while lab exercises concentrate on plant morphology and structure (gross and microscopic examinations). Labs include plant physiology and tissue-culture experiences, introduction to taxonomy, and the major plant groups. Prerequisite: BIOL 120 and BIOL 121. Fall Semester.

Grade Basis: Letter Grade
Credits: 4.0