On successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:
Give a survey of the essential features of plant systematic and taxonomy
Give a statement of plant morphology, anatomy and physiology of the principle groups of plants, with special reference to Scandinavian groups
Identify a selected number of plant species/groups
Basic topics in plant anatomy and physiology, low- and high-ranking plant classification and morphology.
Instruction is comprised of lectures, laboratory exercises and field work. The students are required to participate actively in the laboratory exercises and field work and submit compulsory reports. A one week field course abroad may be arranged. The field course will be arranged together with BIO103.
The course has an expected scope of work of 270 hours.
A satisfactory completion of the field work, laboratory exercises and reports is required before the student is allowed to take the final examination.
Assessment methods and criteria
A 4-hour written examination under supervision. Graded assessment.
The study programme manager, in consultation with the student representative, decides the method of evaluation and whether the courses will have a midterm- or end of term evaluation, see also the Quality System, section 4.1. Information about evaluation method for the course will be posted on Canvas.