PWS 100

Plants in the Environment

Plant and Wildlife Sciences College of Life Sciences

Course Description

Introduction to principles of plant function and diversity.

When Taught

Fall and Winter

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

0

Note

PWS 100 counts as a GE course.

Title

Effective Communication

Learning Outcome

Improve verbal and written communication

Title

Plants in the Environment

Learning Outcome

Provide a conceptual framework of how plants influence the environment 

Title

Plant Biology Fundamentals

Learning Outcome

Demonstrate a fundamental knowledge of basic principles and concepts of plant biology (i.e., structure, function, and diversity)

Title

Plant Appreciation

Learning Outcome

Cultivate an appreciation for the central importance of plants in the way our world and human society functions

Title

Environmental Problems

Learning Outcome

Practice using the scientific method to better understand plant-environment interactions