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TURF 215
Turf Diseases and Insects


Credits: 3
Clock Hours per Quarter: 30

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:30


Description
Introduction to identification, study of life cycles, and control of insects and diseases common to turf. Concentrates on fundamentals of entomology and plant pathology as well as specific problems and their controls on turf.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Explain insect growth and development.
  • Explain insect physiology and structure.
  • Identify and classify insects.
  • Describe insect control principles.
  • Identify and explain turf diseases.
  • Identify common turf grass diseases.
  • Explain the steps used in disease diagnosis principles.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of disease control principles.
  • Identify pesticide application principles.

  • Course Topics
  • Insect growth, development and identification
  • Insect control principles
  • Turf diseases
  • Disease identification
  • Pesticide application principles

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    TURF 215
    Winter 2014
    1218
    Gwen Stahnke
    TURF 215
    Winter 2014
    5049
    Gwen Stahnke
    TURF 215
    Winter 2012
    1216
    William Griffith
    TURF 215
    Winter 2012
    5049
    William Griffith
    TURF 215
    Winter 2011
    1384
    William Griffith


    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.