SAFS 421 (02) - Introductory Horticulture

Introductory Horticulture

Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: SustainableAg&Food Systems
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   18  
CRN: 12579
Special Fees: $35.00
This course will introduce the disciplines of plant science and horticulture. Students will learn the fundamentals of plant structure and how cells, tissues, organs and whole plants develop and function. Students will then explore how environmental factors affect growth and development, and how humans manipulate them to produce horticultural crops: fruits, vegetables, flowers and landscape plants. Labs are designed to emphasize and reinforce the principles covered in lecture and will give students a hands-on introduction to horticulture. Lab.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Equivalent(s): PLSC 421
Attributes: Discovery Lab Course, Biological Science(Discovery)
Instructors: Jess Gerrior

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 MWF 9:10am - 10:00am KEND 205
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 W 3:10pm - 5:00pm GH 116
Final Exam 12/18/2023 12/18/2023 M 8:00am - 10:00am KEND 205