BI260 General Botany

Biology    credits: 3


Gives Biology major an overview of the kingdoms Monera, photosynthetic Protista, Fungi, and Plantae, with strongest emphasis on the plants. Besides the phylogenic survey of these kingdoms, the course covers the molecular basis of photosynthesis and respiration, the morphology of the various divisions, and their economic significance. Prerequisites: BI105 and CH101 or CH103. Co-requisite: BI260L. Offered alternate years.