Plant Sciences (PLSCI)Agriculture and Life Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2018-2019.

PLSCI 1101

This course will explore the scientific principles and processes forming the foundation of plant-based systems that provide food, fiber, beverage, environmental enhancement, medicine, art, and support ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: PLSCI 1101

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  1347PLSCI 1101  LEC 001

  • Enrollment in 3-credit option limited to Landscape Architecture students or permission of instructor. Priority given to Agricultural Sciences, Plant Sciences and Landscape Architecture majors, plus Horticulture minors.

  •  1348PLSCI 1101  LAB 401

  •  3224PLSCI 1101  LAB 402

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  •   Combined with: PLSCI 1101

  • 3 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  4246PLSCI 1101  LEC 002

  • Limited to Landscape Architecture students only or permission from instructor.

PLSCI 1110

Seminar provides opportunities to meet other students and faculty; develop collaboration, leadership, and career skills in the discipline; and make connections with the world beyond the campus. view course details

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  • 2 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  3089PLSCI 1110  SEM 101

  • Prerequisites: Permission of instructor required. Enrollment limited to: first-semester freshmen or transfer students in the Plant Sciences major; or permission of instructor.

PLSCI 2990

Intended for students who are new to undergraduate research. Students enrolled in PLSCI 2990 may be reading scientific literature, learning research techniques, or assisting with ongoing research. The ... view course details

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  • 1-3 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  4115PLSCI 2990  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Staff

  • Intended for students who are new to undergraduate research. Students enrolled in PLSCI 2990 may be reading scientific literature, learning research techniques, or assisting with ongoing research. The faculty supervisor determines the work goals and the form of the final report. Students must register using special studies form, available online at http://cals.cornell.edu/academics/registrar/policies/#independent-study, and get approval from faculty member who will supervise research and assign grade.

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  • 1-3 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 18930PLSCI 2990  RSC 706

    • TBA
    • Specht, C

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  • 1-3 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 18966PLSCI 2990  RSC 707

    • TBA
    • Moghe, G

PLSCI 4300

Globalization and the increased movement of people, plants and animals across the planet provide new challenges in combating the spread of pathogens. Essential to the control and monitoring of disease ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Seven Week - Second.  Choose one lecture and one field studies.

  • 4 Credits Multi-Term

  • 17422PLSCI 4300  LEC 001

  • Contact Jeremy (jrt36) for information on applying; instructor consent is required. Students must concurrently enroll in SPAN 1501 or SPAN 3020.

  • 17423PLSCI 4300  FLD 801

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    • Oct 13, 2018
    • Staff

  • Day trip to a Lab in Geneva, NY.

PLSCI 4900

This course is designed to guide Plant Sciences majors in developing career goals around an out-of-classroom experience, in reflecting on that experience, and in recording that experience in the student's ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  4448PLSCI 4900  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Staff

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 18761PLSCI 4900  IND 614

    • TBA
    • Bassuk, N

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 18871PLSCI 4900  IND 615

    • TBA
    • Viands, D

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 18889PLSCI 4900  IND 616

    • TBA
    • Sorrells, M

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 18932PLSCI 4900  IND 617

    • TBA
    • Mattson, N

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 18941PLSCI 4900  IND 618

    • TBA
    • Setter, T

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 18942PLSCI 4900  IND 619

    • TBA
    • Pawlowska, T

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 18940PLSCI 4900  IND 620

    • TBA
    • Thaler, J

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 18955PLSCI 4900  IND 621

    • TBA
    • Giovannoni, J

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 18957PLSCI 4900  IND 622

    • TBA
    • DiTommaso, A

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 18973PLSCI 4900  IND 623

    • TBA
    • Reiners, S

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 19002PLSCI 4900  IND 624

    • TBA
    • Rossi, F

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 19005PLSCI 4900  IND 625

    • TBA
    • Pritts, M

PLSCI 4925

The purpose of this course is to demonstrate that Plant Sciences students will have met all learning outcomes in the major prior to graduation by documenting relevant in-class and co-curricular activities. ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  •  4411PLSCI 4925  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Reiners, S

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  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  • 18948PLSCI 4925  IND 619

    • TBA
    • Sorrells, M

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  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  • 18949PLSCI 4925  IND 620

    • TBA
    • Setter, T

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  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  • 18986PLSCI 4925  IND 621

    • TBA
    • Vatamaniuk, O

PLSCI 4940

The School of Integrative Plant Science teaches "trial" courses under this number. Offerings may vary by semester and will be advertised before the semester begins. Courses offered under the number will ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 2 Credits GradeNoAud

  • Topic: Science & Society: Communication

  • 18348PLSCI 4940  LEC 001

  • Send statement of interest to csb36@cornell.edu for code.

  • 18349PLSCI 4940  LAB 401

PLSCI 4960

In this experiential learning opportunity, students participate in a plant science-related work and learning experience equivalent to a minimum of six weeks of full-time effort. Specific learning goals ... view course details

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  • 1-3 Credits Opt NoAud

  •  4436PLSCI 4960  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Staff

  • Permission of instructor required. Students must register using the CALS Special Studies form available online. Details are outlined in a learning agreement. All PLSCI 4960 internship courses must adhere to the CALS guidelines at cals.cornell.edu/academics/student-research/internship.

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  • 1-3 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 18947PLSCI 4960  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Pritts, M

PLSCI 4970

An opportunity for undergraduate individual study of a special topic in plant sciences under the direction of a faculty member. view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits Opt NoAud

  •  4387PLSCI 4970  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Staff

  • Prerequisites: Permission of instructor required. Students must register using the CALS Special Studies form in DUST (available online: http://cals.cornell.edu/academics/registrar/policies/#independent-study), which must be signed by faculty member who will supervise study and assign grade.

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  • 1-4 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 18872PLSCI 4970  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Doyle, J

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  • 1-4 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 18938PLSCI 4970  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Rangarajan, A

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  • 1-4 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 18954PLSCI 4970  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Poveda, K

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  • 1-4 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 18962PLSCI 4970  IND 610

    • TBA
    • McCouch, S

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  • 1-4 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 18964PLSCI 4970  IND 611

    • TBA
    • Mattson, N

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  • 1-4 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 18978PLSCI 4970  IND 612

    • TBA
    • Mazourek, M

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  • 1-4 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 18996PLSCI 4970  IND 613

    • TBA
    • Drinkwater, L

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  • 1-4 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 18997PLSCI 4970  IND 614

    • TBA
    • Van Wijk, K

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  • 1-4 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 18998PLSCI 4970  IND 615

    • TBA
    • Miller, W

PLSCI 4975

Leadership development for Plant Sciences peer mentors, which includes, but is not limited to, learning how to: model and foster a healthy, positive experience for first-year students; respond to student ... view course details

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  • 1-2 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 16577PLSCI 4975  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Eames-Sheavly, M

      Peck, G

PLSCI 4980

Designed to give qualified undergraduate students teaching experience through actual involvement in planning and teaching plant sciences courses under the supervision of SIPS faculty members. May include ... view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits Opt NoAud

  •  4388PLSCI 4980  TA 651

    • TBA
    • Staff

  • Prerequisite: previous enrollment in course to be taught or equivalent, and written permission of instructor. Students must register using the CALS Special Studies form, available online: http://cals.cornell.edu/academics/registrar/policies/#independent-study.

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  • 1-4 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 18773PLSCI 4980  TA 662

    • TBA
    • Bassuk, N

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  • 1-4 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 18968PLSCI 4980  TA 663

    • TBA
    • Rakow, D

PLSCI 4990

Affords opportunities for students to carry out independent research under appropriate supervision. Each student is expected to review pertinent literature, prepare a project outline, conduct the research, ... view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4085PLSCI 4990  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Staff

  • Prerequisites: GPA of at least 3.2. Permission of instructor required. Students enrolling in PLSCI 4990 for honors research should take a minimum of 3 credits when conducting the honors research. Students must register using CALS Special Studies form available online. http://cals.cornell.edu/academics/registrar/policies/#special-studies.

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18873PLSCI 4990  RSC 746

    • TBA
    • Sorrells, M

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18969PLSCI 4990  RSC 747

    • TBA
    • Pawlowska, T

PLSCI 5900

Students will engage in a project, either as an individual or as a group, that entails either fieldwork, surveys, or library work. The aim of the project is to give students a supervised experience dealing ... view course details

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  • 1-6 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 18657PLSCI 5900  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Staff

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  • 1-6 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 18658PLSCI 5900  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Van Wijk, K

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  • 1-6 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 18659PLSCI 5900  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Sun, Y

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  • 1-6 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 18660PLSCI 5900  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Mattson, N

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  • 1-6 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 18661PLSCI 5900  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Watkins, C

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  • 1-6 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 18662PLSCI 5900  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Vanden Heuvel, J

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  • 1-6 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 18663PLSCI 5900  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Rakow, D

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  • 1-6 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 18664PLSCI 5900  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Pritts, M

PLSCI 7980

Designed to give graduate students teaching experience through involvement in planning and teaching courses under the supervision of SIPS faculty members. May include leading discussion sections; preparing, ... view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 18492PLSCI 7980  TA 652

    • TBA
    • Vanden Heuvel, J

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  • 1-4 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 18716PLSCI 7980  TA 653

    • TBA
    • Mazourek, M

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  • 1-4 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 18717PLSCI 7980  TA 654

    • TBA
    • Bassuk, N

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  • 1-4 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 18718PLSCI 7980  TA 655

    • TBA
    • Pritts, M

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  • 1-4 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 18719PLSCI 7980  TA 656

    • TBA
    • Rossi, F

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  • 1-4 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 18720PLSCI 7980  TA 657

    • TBA
    • Eames-Sheavly, M