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BIOL& 213
Majors Plant


Credits: 5
Clock Hours per Quarter: 60

AA Discipline: [Natural Sciences]

Lecture Hours:40    Lab Hours:20


Description
This course is the third of a three quarter sequence of biology courses intended for biology majors and other pre-professional students planning to transfer to a four-year university. It is an introductory plant biology course that can be taken in fulfillment of the AS Degree (Option I) lab science requirements. Topics include: an introduction to the basic structure and function of stems, roots, leaves, flowers, fruits and seeds, growth, hormones, plant movements, photosynthesis, genetics, plant breeding, plant taxonomy and a survey of the kingdoms Protista, Fungi, and Plantae. Formerly BIO 152, General Botany. Prerequisite: BIOL& 211.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Knowledge of the specific facts covered by the course.
  • Knowledge of the meaning of terms used in the course.
  • Understanding of basic botanical principles.
  • Apply basic botanical principles to existing/new situations.
  • Conduct laboratory exercises which provide hands-on experience with the content covered in lecture.
  • Demonstrate use of laboratory equipment properly.

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    BIOL& 213
    Winter 2016
    7051
    Michael Mahan
    BIOL& 213
    Winter 2016
    7052
    Michael Mahan
    BIOL& 213
    Winter 2015
    0816
    Michael Mahan
    BIOL& 213
    Winter 2015
    1651
    Michael Mahan
    BIOL& 213
    Winter 2014
    0816
    Michael Mahan


    Two Year Projected Schedule

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