BIOL 510 (01) - Mushrooms, Molds, and Mildews: Introduction to the Fungal Kingdom

Mushrooms, Molds, Mildews

Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Full Term (08/29/2022 - 12/12/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 13018
Fungi are a fascinating group of organisms that occupy nearly every habitat on the planet. We encounter fungi in everyday life from the dangerous to the delicious. This course is a fun, approachable introduction to the world of fungi. Students will learn about the role fungi play in human society, review basic concepts of fungal biology and discuss important issues of our time: how we use fungi to make medicines, how fungi feed us, how plant diseases and food spoilage affect food supply, and how fungi contribute to ecosystem functioning.
Section Comments: ONLY classes allowed in section: SO, JR, SR
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Only listed colleges in section: Life Sciences & Agriculture, Liberal Arts, Engineering&Physical Sciences, Health & Human Services
Only listed classes in section: Junior, Sophomore, Senior
Instructors: Anissa Poleatewich

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/29/2022 12/12/2022 MWF 9:10am - 10:00am MURK 102