Plant Biology
4 Credit Hours
This course is an introduction to the theories and conceptual schemes of modern plant biology. It includes the structure and function of plant organs and tissues, phylogeny, cell biology, reproduction, and a survey of the plant kingdom. In addition, the function of plant hormones and photosynthetic processes are emphasized. This course is designed for students who plan to specialize in some field of biology and for students who need botany in their pre-professional training. Three hours lecture, two hours lab.