Feb 21, 2024  
Course Catalog 2021-2022 
    
Course Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIO 261 - Economic Botany


The study of how humans use plants and the properties of plants that make them useful. This class will examine the plants used for food, drink, medicines, fiber and wood, as well as the ways that plants have shaped humanity and the history of our own species. Three hours of lecture plus three hours of lab per week.

Prerequisites
BIO 111  or BIO 112  or BIO 114  or AP credit or Permission of Instructor

Credits 1



Notes
A lab section must be selected with lecture.

Area
Natural Science

Connection
23002

Division
Natural Science

Compass Attributes
Natural Science