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BIO2202 Plant Physiology

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Sciences
School or Department : Biological & Physical Sciences
Version produced : 19 April 2014

Requisites

Pre-requisite: BIO1101

Other requisites

Recommended co-requisite: BIO2103

Synopsis

The course is designed to inform a broad spectrum of students in plant science, wine science, biotechnology, ecology and education. The course examines essential processes in the life of plants: water uptake and transpiration; the nutrient requirements of plants; the effects of nutrient deficiencies; the transport of salts, sugars and other biomolecules within the plant; cell growth and development; the roles of plant hormones and the strategies adopted by plants to withstand environmental stresses. The residential school is a compulsory component for this course.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2013 External