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Plant Anatomy and Morphology

Course Number: AGPR 113
Credits: 5
Hours per Quarter: 60

Lecture Hours:40    Lab Hours:20


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

Intended Skills and Attitude Outcomes
A. Distinguish between vascular and non-vascular plant forms.
B. Diagram a plant cell, label its parts, and outline the major steps of cell division.
C. Identify the major tissue systems of plant roots and their functions.
D. Be able to discuss the water uptake and mineral absorption by plants.
E. From diagrams, identify monocotyledon versus dicotyledon stems.
F. Discuss structure and significance of stomata in plants.
G. Given a flower, distinguish different types of ovaries, label their parts and know their functions.
H. Diagram a monocot and a dicot seed and label the major parts as discussed in class.
I. Compare seedling germination and emergence in plants and their morphological features.
J. Ability to trace the movement of water, minerals and simple sugars through the conductive tissue in the plant.
K. Label a cross section of a leaf and discuss how leaves are used as classifying material.


Syllabi Listing
Course
Year Quarter
Item
Instructor  
AGPR 113
Winter 2014
0056
Matthew Williams
AGPR 113
Fall 2012
5061
Matthew Williams
AGPR 113
Fall 2012
0076
Matthew Williams
AGPR 113
Fall 2012
0056
Matthew Williams
AGPR 113
Fall 2011
5061
Matthew Williams
AGPR 113
Fall 2011
0029
Matthew Williams
AGPR 113
Fall 2010
5061
Matthew Williams
AGPR 113
Fall 2010
0039
Matthew Williams
AGPR 113
Fall 2010
0029
Matthew Williams
AGPR 113
Fall 2007
5061
Charlene Flanigan
AGPR 113
Fall 2007
0029
Charlene Flanigan
AGPR 113
Summer 2007
5061
Charlene Flanigan
AGPR 113
Spring 2007
5061
Charlene Flanigan
AGPR 113
Winter 2007
5061
Charlene Flanigan
AGPR 113
Fall 2006
5061
Charlene Flanigan
AGPR 113
Fall 2006
0029
Charlene Flanigan
AGPR 113
Summer 2006
5061
Charlene Flanigan
AGPR 113
Spring 2006
5061
Charlene Flanigan
AGPR 113
Winter 2006
5061
Charlene Flanigan
AGPR 113
Fall 2005
5061
Charlene Flanigan
AGPR 113
Fall 2005
0029
Charlene Flanigan
AGPR 113
Summer 2005
5061
Charlene Flanigan
AGPR 113
Spring 2005
5061
Charlene Flanigan
AGPR 113
Winter 2005
5061
Charlene Flanigan
AGPR 113
Fall 2004
5061
Charlene Flanigan
AGPR 113
Fall 2004
0029
Charlene Flanigan
AGPR 113
Winter 2004
5061
Charlene Flanigan
AGPR 113
Fall 2003
0029
Charlene Flanigan
AGPR 113
Fall 2002
0029
Charlene Flanigan



Two Year Projected Schedule

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

*Year one is all odd years (2003-2004)
**Year two is all even years (2004-2005)