Credit units: 3
Offered: Term 2 only
Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours
College: Agriculture and Bioresources
Department: Plant Sciences
Students will be provided with basic concepts of the nature, conservation, and utilization of the world's plant genetic resources. Both in situ and ex situ conservation strategies will be covered with emphasis on gene banks. Methods of characterizing and evaluating plant germplasm and its utilization will be emphasized.
Prerequisite(s): BIOL 120.3 and one of BIOL 121.3, 222.3 or EVSC 110.3.
Note: Offered in odd numbered years. Students with credit for PLSC 308 will not receive credit for this course.
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