Botanical principles of structure and function; diversity of plants; introductory plant systematics and evolution; role of plants in agriculture and food security; principles and applications of plant biotechnology; economical and valuable medicinal products derived from plants; basic principles of plant ecology and their application in conservation and biodiversity management. This content aligns with the United Nation's Sustainable Debelopment Goals of No Poverty, Good Health and Well-being, Climate Action, Responsible Consumption and Production, and Life on Land.
Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology Faculty of Education
MLB 111 GS
2 lectures per week, fortnightly practicals
Language of tuition
Module is presented in English
Department of Plant and Soil Sciences
Period of presentation
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