Practical plant identification 786

Module code BOT 786
Qualification Postgraduate
Faculty Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Module content

Principles of identification, classification and nomenclature;  identification of plants;  family recognition;  collection of plant specimens for identification;  herbarium as a source of information.  Variation in seed plants and breeding systems.  Practical work involves an excursion.

Module credits 10.00
Prerequisites BSc with first year Botany/Plant Science
Contact time 2 lectures per week, 2 practicals per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Academic organisation Plant and Soil Sciences
Period of presentation Semester 1

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