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General plant pathology 351


 
Module code PLG 351
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Module content

Principles and examples of plant diseases and their socio-economic importance. Current trends in plant pathology such as biosecurity, sanitory and phytosanitary issues of trade. Risk assesment and international food safety standards. The use of global information systems to assess disease spread and impact of global warming. Supply chain analysis, postharvest technology and food trade aspects.

Module credits 18.00
Prerequisites MBY161, MBY261 and PLG262
Contact time 1 practical per week, 2 lectures 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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