Plant Ecology & Physiology
University of Stirling
Area of Study
Taught In English
BIOU4BD Biodiversity, Biology Majors Only
Course Level Recommendations
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Recommended U.S. Semester Credits5
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units7
Hours & Credits
OverviewExplores key physiological processes in plants (e.g. photosynthesis; photorespiration; transpiration), stomatalcontrol of plant water status, and plant hormones (and how these can be used in cultivation and horticulture).The course also takes a broader ecophysiological perspective which examines the effects of pollutants andenvironmental change on plants and ecosystems.
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