Plant Pathology

Course Number: 
BIO 2030
Semester: 
Spring
Subject: 
Biological Sciences (BIO)
Credits 
3.00

In this course, the student explores the organisms and environmental factors that cause plant diseases. The biology of fungi, bacteria, and viruses, including their life histories, is studied extensively. A systematic approach to discovery and identification of plant disease is examined and the student learns to recognize disease symptoms. Methods of disease management are covered with emphasis placed on bio-rational techniques.

2 hours of lecture, 3 hours of lab per week