Aug 19, 2018  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIO 3061 - Plant Physiology

Credits: 4
This course offers fundamental information about plant physiology focussing on nutrient uptake and translocation, plant metabolism, physiological responses to biotic and abiotic stresses, hormones and signal transduction, defense and immune responses. The laboratory component will provide an opportunity for students to have hands on experience and assess physiological responses such as antioxidative metabolites and enzymes, secondary metabolites, hormones and nutrient deficiency. This course is recommended for Biology, Environmental Science and related majors.
Prerequisite(s): BIO 1028  or BIO 2010  
Corequisite(s): Co-requisite BIO3061L
3 hr lecture, 3 hr lab
Note: This course is a prerequisite for upper level plant biology courses (i.e. phytoremediation and natural medicines).