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PLPT 305

Plant Diseases

Course overview

You’ll cultivate your understanding of the growth, development and morphology of microorganisms in association with plants and their interactions with plants in natural and managed ecosystems.

Course information

Prerequisites and Restrictions You must satisfy the following requirement(s):
  • a minimum of 60 credit point(s) from the course(s) specified below
  • a minimum of 60 credit point(s) from the course(s) specified below
  • any level 200 course
  • any level 300 course

Credits 15
Domestic fees $903.00

What you will learn

After successfully completing this course, you’ll be able to:

  1. Recognise major morphological types of microorganisms.
  2. Understand the relative merits of a range of techniques for identifying fungal microorganisms
  3. Isolate and manipulate microorganisms in the laboratory to analyse effects and study morphology.

Course examiners

Seona Casonato

Dr Seona Casonato

Senior Lecturer

Department of Pest Management and Conservation

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