Kaisa_2012_3_photo by Veikko Somerpuro

Enrol
5.7.2019 at 00:00 - 12.9.2019 at 23:59

Timetable

Here is the course’s teaching schedule. Check the description for possible other schedules.

DateTimeLocation
Thu 5.9.2019
12:15 - 14:45
Fri 6.9.2019
09:15 - 11:45
Thu 12.9.2019
12:15 - 14:45
Fri 13.9.2019
09:15 - 11:45
Thu 19.9.2019
12:15 - 14:45
Fri 20.9.2019
09:15 - 11:45
Thu 26.9.2019
12:15 - 14:45
Fri 27.9.2019
09:15 - 11:45
Thu 3.10.2019
12:15 - 14:45
Fri 4.10.2019
09:15 - 11:45
Thu 10.10.2019
12:15 - 14:45
Fri 11.10.2019
09:15 - 11:45
Thu 17.10.2019
12:15 - 14:45
Fri 18.10.2019
09:15 - 11:45
Fri 25.10.2019
09:15 - 10:45

Description

Open to all students

BSc-level course BIO-202 The Basic Course on Plant and Animal Physiology or equivalent knowledge

After the course the student can explain the basic metabolic events in plant cells and individuals and the main regulative events in metabolism. They can describe the central plant physiological phenomena and their interaction. The student is also capable of explaining how plants act in different environments.

Period I

Central contents of the course: Water economy, nutrient uptake, transport and assimilation, photosynthesis, respiration, plant hormone actions, lipid metabolism, secondary metabolites and plant defense, plant cell wall chemistry. 42 hours of lectures. Every lecture contains reading and discussing one given scientific

Lectures, a written assignment and a final exam

l. Taiz & E. Zeiger: Plant Physiology and Development, 5th (2010) or 6th edition (2014). Oxford Univ. Press

A written assignment 50% and a final exam 50% of the total grade. Grading scale 0-5.

Replaces the course 525007 Kasvifysiologian luennot, 3 op

University lecturer Kurt Fagerstedt