Nitrogen metabolism in plants; nitrogen fixation in Agriculture; plant secondary metabolism and natural products; photosynthesis and carbohydrate metabolism in plants; applications in solar energy; plant growth regulation and the Green Revolution; plant responses to the environment; developing drought tolerant and disease resistant plants.
BOT 161, CMY 117, CMY 127 or permission from head of department
1 practical per week, 2 lectures per week
Language of tuition
Separate classes for Afrikaans and English
Department of Plant and Soil Sciences
Period of presentation
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