BIOPL 2410

BIOPL 2410

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2014-2015.

Introduction to plant diversity, ecology, structure, reproduction, and evolution, with an emphasis on the flowering plants and the history of life on earth. Laboratory and lectures are integrated to provide hands-on skills and concepts. First and second weeks of laboratory are field trips, starting with the first full week of classes.

When Offered Fall.

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  • You will be able to identify a minimum of eight flowering plant families and 12 vascular plant species native to the NE USA.
  • You will be able to distinguish among the major land plant lineages.
  • You will be able to identify the three major plant life cycles and to conceptually understand how these life cycles are related to one another.
  • You will be able to understand and communicate the basic principles of Darwinian evolution by means of natural selection and the major principles of plant biology.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  1307 BIOPL 2410   LEC 001

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    Two field trips are required.

  •  1308 BIOPL 2410   LAB 401

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  •  1309 BIOPL 2410   LAB 402

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  •  1310 BIOPL 2410   LAB 403

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  •  1311 BIOPL 2410   LAB 404

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