BOTANY (BOT-140)

301 Morphology of Non-Vascular Plants (3) A study of algae, fungi, mosses, and liverworts with emphasis directed toward their comparative morphology, development, and evolutionary relationships. Both field and laboratory experience in collecting and identification are included. Two one-hour lectures and one two-hour lab. Prereq: Biol 110-120.

302 Morphology of Vascular Plants (3) A study of ferns and their relatives, gymnosperms and angiosperms with emphasis directed toward their comparative morphology, development, and evolutionary relationships. Both field and laboratory experience are included. Two one-hour lectures and one two-hour lab. Prereq: Biol 110-120.

303 Plant Taxonomy (3) Principles of plant taxonomy. Classification of selected vascular plant families and identification of common Tennessee plants. Use of keys and manuals. Lectures, laboratory, and field trips. Two one-hour lectures and one three-hour lab. Prereq: Biol 110-120.

421 (621) Plant Function and Development (3) Interrelations between function and structure of vascular plants including nutrition, transpiration, transport, photosynthesis, respiration, flowering, growth and development, and senescence. Two one-hour Iectures and one two-hour lab. Prereq: Biol 110-120 and Chem 121-122.

431 (631) Plant Ecology (3) Relations of plants to their environment with emphasis on climate and biotic factors influencing their structure, growth, behavior, and distribution.

432 (632) Plant Ecology Laboratory (1) Laboratory and field studies in the methods and principles of plant ecology. One two-hour lab. Coreq: Bot 431.


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