Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2011:Semester 1, Burnley - Taught online/distance.
Semester 1, Burnley - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Lectures: 24 hours, Practicals: 24 hours, Tutorials: 12 hours. |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
CoordinatorDr Virginia Williamson
Melbourne School of Land & Environment Student Centre
Ground Floor, Land & Food Resources (building 142)
Phone: 13 MELB (13 6352)
|Subject Overview:||This subject considers the evolution of plants, their structure and function, how they reproduce, and their adaptations to particular environments.|
|Objectives:||Upon completion of this subject, students will have an understanding of: |
|Assessment:||One mid-semester 1 hour written examination (theory) worth 20% of final mark, one mid-semester practical test worth 20% of final mark, one final 2 hour written examination worth 40% of final mark and one final practical test worth 20% of final mark.|
|Prescribed Texts:||Raven, PH, Evert, RF & Eichhorn, SE 2005, Biology of Plants, 7th edn, WH Freeman & Company, New York.|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Associate Degree in Environmental Horticulture |
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