Plant Function (AGEN2001)


The students will gain research and inquiry skills through research-based group projects, information literacy and communication skills through on-line discussion postings, tutorial discussions and presentations and personal and intellectual autonomy through working in groups and individually.

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Further unit of study information


2x1-hr lectures, 1x 3-hr practical per week


1x 1hr mid-semester exam (20%), 1x 2hr final exam (40%), 1000w essay (10%), Five practical reports (30%)


Taiz L, Zeiger E (2010) Plant Physiology 5th ed.

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

(BIOL1001 or BIOL1911) and 6cp of Junior Chemistry

Study this unit outside a degree

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If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

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If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.