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PLNT2903 - Plant Form and Function (Advanced)
Faculty of Agriculture and Environment - 6 credit points
HECS Band two
Domestic Fee: $3,420
International Fee: $4,200
EFTSL: 0.125000000
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Department: Agriculture Plant & Food Sciences
Offered session(s): 2
Assumed knowledge: 12 credit points of Junior Biology, or equivalent eg BIOL (1001 or 1101 or 1901 or 1911) and BIOL (1002 or 1902 or 1003 or 1903)
Prohibitions: PLNT2003, BIOL2003, BIOL2903, CROP2001
Teacher/Coordinator: Dr Rosanne Quinnell

Classes: 24 lectures; 10 tutorials; 8 x 2 hr and 2x3hr labs; 2x6 hr field trips

Assessment: One 2hr theory exam (40%), prac exam (20%), research project oral and written presentation (25%), field report (15%).

Textbooks: Taiz L, Zeiger E (2006) Plant Physiology 4th ed. Sunderland, Mass Sinauer Recommended reading: Atwell B, Kriedemann P, Turnbull C (1999) Plants in Action. Macmillan, South Yarra. Buchanan BB, Gruissem W, Jones RL (2000) Biochemistry and Molecular Biology of Plants, ASPP, Rockvill, Maryland A Study Guide for the unit will be available for purchase from the Copy Centre during the first week of semester.
The content will be based on PLNT2003 but qualified students will participate in alternative components at a more advanced level. The content and nature of these components may vary from year to year.
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