Unit

School Of Science

BotanyWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 300836.2

Discipline: BOTANY

Student Contribution Band: 2

Level: 2

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Kristine Crous


Assumed Knowledge
Basic knowledge of biology, chemistry and ecology.


Equivalent Units
BI103A - Botany; 300328 - Botany

Prerequisite
300802 Biodiversity

Teaching Periods

PeriodOffered  Campus  Contact
2020 Spring  Yes  Hawkesbury Campus - DAY  Brendan Choat  Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*

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About this Unit
From microscopic algae to giant flowering angiosperms, this unit develops students knowledge and understanding of plants on earth. The unit covers the topics of plant anatomy and morphology, classification and systematics, and evolution. Students will examine the major groups of plants: green algae, bryophytes, lycophytes, monilophytes, gymnosperms and angiosperms. Laboratory and field work involves the study of common Australian plants and economically significant plants.

Special Requirements - Essential Equipment
Lab coat, enclosed footwear


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