PLPPM 3010

PLPPM 3010

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021. Courses of Study 2021-2022 is scheduled to publish by July 1.

Introduction to the biology of the pathogens that cause plant diseases, and the diagnosis and management of plant diseases. Topics include the biology of bacteria, fungi, oomycetes, viruses, and nematodes; disease cycles; plant disease epidemiology; and the principles and practices of plant disease management. Intended for students who want a practical knowledge of plant diseases and their control, as well as for students preparing for advanced courses in plant pathology and plant-microbe biology.

When Offered Fall.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: one year of biology.

Distribution Category (OPHLS-AG)

Comments Lab portion of the course starts the second week of classes.

Outcomes
  • Examine the concept of disease in the context of natural and agriculturally relevant plant systems.
  • Demonstrate a good working knowledge of the biology of key plant pathogen groups: viruses, bacteria, nematodes, fungi, stramenopiles, and plants.
  • Recognize the basics of plant disease diagnostics and integrated approaches to plant disease management.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: PLPPM 5010

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  1121PLPPM 3010  LEC 001

    • MWFTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Cox, K

  • Instruction Mode: Planned for In Person
    Prerequisite: one year of biology.

  •  1122PLPPM 3010  LAB 401

  • Instruction Mode: Planned for In Person
    The laboratory section of this course starts the second week of classes.

  •  1123PLPPM 3010  LAB 402

  • Instruction Mode: Planned for In Person
    The laboratory section of this course starts the second week of classes.