About This Course
Principles of classification, identification, and nomenclature of vascular plants. Fieldoriented laboratory emphasizes collection and identification techniques, as well as on-sight recognition of local flora in winter and spring conditions.
Course At A Glance
An introduction to the biology of multicellular organisms. Lecture topics include reproduction and early development, control of gene expression in development, homeostatic systems of plants and animals, signaling and coordination in plants and animals, and the history of multicellular life. Lab will emphasize the diversity and evolution of multicellular organisms. Laboratory.