Nov 27, 2022  
2022-2023 Catalog 
2022-2023 Catalog

BOT 2011 - General Botany: Plant Diversity

Credit Hours: 3.0

Prerequisite(s): None
Corequisite(s): BOT2011L

This course is intended for science majors and is designed to introduce students to the basic principles of plant evolution, taxonomy, and phylogeny to help them to appreciate the large diversity of plants. It will provide a study of the divisions of the plant kingdom with emphasis on morphology and taxonomy. The course earns General Education credit under the Biological Sciences category for which successful students will demonstrate the skills necessary to understand and apply scientific concepts and reasoning, including the analysis and interpretation of various types of data. The laboratory includes some field work emphasizing the identification of local flora and ecological relationships. The successful student will have a strong high school background in chemistry and biology, or a college level course in biology.

Parallel: College Transfer (A.A. and A.S)