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AGPR 114
Plant Physiology


Credits: 5
Clock Hours per Quarter: 60

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:40    Lab Hours:20


Description
Provides a practical understanding of plant structure, function and physiological processes involved in growth and development.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Diagram and describe the components of a plant cell.
  • Compare and contrast various forms of propagation.
  • Explain the influence of plant growth regulators and hormones on plant development.
  • Describe the interactions between organelles, pigments, hormones, and environmental conditions in photosynthesis and respiration.
  • Illustrate the transpiration cycle and describe factors affecting transpiration rate to a specific plant species.
  • Identify deficiencies, modes of transport, and tissue evaluation methodologies for essential nutrients.
  • Interpret tissue tests and provide nutrient recommendations.
  • Discuss modern plant breeding techniques and recognize public concerns.

  • Course Topics
  • Overview of Special Structures
  • Propagation
  • Plant Growth Regulators
  • Photosynthesis
  • Plant Respiration
  • Transpiration
  • Transport System

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    AGPR 114
    Spring 2016
    0057
    Gwen Stahnke
    AGPR 114
    Spring 2016
    5222
    Gwen Stahnke
    AGPR 114
    Spring 2015
    0057
    Gwen Stahnke
    AGPR 114
    Spring 2014
    0057
    Gwen Stahnke
    AGPR 114
    Winter 2014
    0057
    Gwen Stahnke


    Two Year Projected Schedule

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