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Master Course Outline
Plant Physiology

Course Number: AGPR 114
Credits: 5
Hours per Quarter: 60

Lecture Hours:40    Lab Hours:20


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

Intended Skills and Attitude Outcomes
1. Distinguish the various forms of propagation.
2. Understand how seeds germinate and the factors that regulate the process.
3. By identifying the different plan growth regulators, the student will understand how they influence many patterns of development.
4. Outline the steps in the light and dark reactions of photosynthesis.
5. Identify the parts of the cell that are involved in photosynthesis.
6. Recognize plant pigment groups and their involvement in the photosynthesis process.
7. Describe the process of respiration and the factors that influence the rates.
8. Discuss the Krebs cycle and its importance to the plant.
9. Understand the process of transpiration.
10. Identify and discuss the variables regulating transpiration in plants.
11. Be able to describe the transport system in plants.
12. Knowledge of the basics of genetics.
13. Recognize the techniques used for biogenetic altering of plants.
14. Understand the public concerns involving the genetic altering issue.


Syllabi Listing
Course
Year Quarter
Item
Instructor  
AGPR 114
Spring 2014
0057
Gwen Stahnke
AGPR 114
Winter 2014
0057
Gwen Stahnke
AGPR 114
Winter 2013
0045
Matthew Williams
AGPR 114
Winter 2007
0029
Charlene Flanigan
AGPR 114
Winter 2006
0045
Stan Clarke
AGPR 114
Winter 2006
0029
Charlene Flanigan
AGPR 114
Winter 2005
0045
Stanley Clarke
AGPR 114
Winter 2005
0029
Charlene Flanigan
AGPR 114
Winter 2004
0029
Charlene Flanigan
AGPR 114
Winter 2003
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)