Subject: Biology
Credit units: 3
Offered: Term 3 only
College: Graduate and Postdoc Studies
Department: Biology


A survey of floral diversity, pollination mechanisms, breeding systems, and reproductive strategies of seed plants with an emphasis on angiosperms. One important component is the examination of floral biology for reproductive success. With increasing emphasis on crop/seed yields, germination, and seedling establishment/recruitment, this course is important for students in the area of Plant Biology, Ecology, and Plant Sciences dealing with these topics.

Prerequisite(s): BIOL 323.3 and/or BIOL 326.3 or equivalent, or instructor’s authorization.
Note: Strong knowledge in concepts of plant biology, genetics, and evolution would be an asset.

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