Courses

[OEB 59. Plants and Human Affairs]

An introduction to the uses of plants by humans. Topics include the form, structure, and genetics of plants related to their use as sources of food, shelter, fiber, flavors, beverages, drugs, and medicines. Plant structure and reproduction are studied in lecture and laboratory with a particular focus on relationships between the plant’s structural, chemical, or physiological attributes and the utility plant.

Prerequisite: OEB10 or permission of the instructor.

Notes: Likely offered Fall 2018.

Season: 

Fall

Time: 

TBA

Course ID: 

143445

Subject Area: 

Core
Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

Research Areas: 

  • [Course titles in brackets] indicate that the course is not scheduled to be taught during the 2017-2018 academic year, but may be offered in an alternate year.
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