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AGPR 113
Plant Anatomy and Morphology


Credits: 5
Clock Hours per Quarter: 60

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:40    Lab Hours:20


Description
Provides a practical understanding of plant anatomy, morphology, and growth of agriculture crops.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Identify the root, shoot, leaf, and reproductive portions of plants and describe their functions.
  • Differentiate between root, shoot, leaf, and reproductive portions of monocots and dicots.
  • Distinguish between vascular and non-vascular plant forms.
  • Explain and illustrate vascular function in plants.
  • Analyze structure, position, and significance of stomata in plants.
  • Compare seedling germination and emergence in plants and their morphological features.
  • Correctly identify unknown plant species using a dichotomous key.
  • Determine the ecological impacts of plants in agricultural and natural resource settings based on morphological and anatomical characteristics.

  • Course Topics
  • What is Plant Biology?
  • Plant Cells
  • The Plant Body: Cells, Tissues and Meristems
  • The Root System
  • The Shoot System
  • Leaves
  • Flowers & Fruit

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    AGPR 113
    Winter 2016
    0056
    Matthew Williams
    AGPR 113
    Fall 2014
    0056
    Matthew Williams
    AGPR 113
    Fall 2014
    5061
    Matthew Williams
    AGPR 113
    Winter 2014
    0056
    Matthew Williams
    AGPR 113
    Fall 2012
    0056
    Matthew Williams


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
    X
    X
     
    X
     
    X
    X
     
    X
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.