This unit introduces you to the most dominant life forms on earth via the disciplines of entomology and plant pathology. It explores the classification, diversity, structure, function and general biology of insects and examines the concepts of plant disease and diagnostic procedures for plant pathogens (including fungi, bacteria and viruses). A small collection of insects is a required component of the unit.
|Unit name||Introductory Entomology and Plant Pathology|
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture
|Discipline||Agriculture and Food Systems|
Assoc Prof GR Allen (Coordinator), Assoc Prof CR Wilson (Coordinator)
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
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26 lectures and 39 hrs practicals/tutorials
3-hr theory exam (45%), internal assessment - practical reports and assignments (55%)
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