Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:Semester 2, Burnley - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 24 hours lectures and 24 hours practical activities |
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)
This subject explores:
The aims of this subject are for students to gain a strong understanding of:
|Assessment:||• Symptomatology and insect practical test (60 minute mid-semester exam) (15%); |
• Weeds, fungi, bacteria, virus and chemical application practical test (60 minute end of semester exam) (15%);
• Practical book submission (20%)
• Final theory examination (90 minute end of semester exam) (40%)
• Participation in subject (10%)
|Prescribed Texts:|| |
Raven, P.H., Evert, R.F., Eichhorn, S.E. (2005) The Biology of Plants (7th Edition), New York. W.H. Freeman.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject potentially can be taken as a breadth subject component for the following courses:
You should visit learn more about breadth subjects and read the breadth requirements for your degree, and should discuss your choice with your student adviser, before deciding on your subjects.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
• Exercise problem-solving skills (developed through practical exercises and lecture discussions);
Associate Degree in Environmental Horticulture |
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