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Principles of Plant Growth

Principles of Plant Growth

Course Number: PLS X115

3 units

Study the physical and biological principles of how plants grow and reproduce. Topics include:

  • Assimilation, metabolism, and regulation of growth and development
  • Function of plant cells, tissues and roots, and their relation to soils
  • Effects of plant hormones on growth and development
  • Mechanisms that protect plants from environmental stressors

Available Sections

Starting Sep 27

182CPR001

Starting Sep 27
182CPR001

Course Fees

$495 Early Bird Discount ends on Sep 21
$545 after Sep 21

Instructor

Steven Ries [ bio ]

close [x] Steve Ries, M.S., Research Associate, Agricultural Operations, UC Riverside. Ries is studying the construction and use of natural grass sports turf playing fields. He is a licensed PCA and Certified Professional Agronomist and has over 10 years of experience in the turf industry. He is a member of the Southern California Turfgrass Council, American Society of Agronomy, and Soil Science Society of America.

Schedule:

Begins:
Sep 27 - Dec 6, 2018

Thurs. 6-9 p.m., Sep. 27-Dec. 6. No meeting Nov. 22

Location:

Online Course Moodle

Section Notes:

None.

Textbook:

Mandatory
"Botany: An Introduction to Plant Biology"
Mauseth
ISBN: 9781284077537

Prerequisites

No Prerequisites for this course

Applicable Certificates

Available Sections

Riverside

Section No.: 182CPR001

Dates: Sep 27 - Dec 6, 2018

Instructor: Steven Ries

Textbook: Mandatory
"Botany: An Introduction to Plant Biology"
Mauseth
ISBN: 9781284077537

Location: Online Course

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