Botany (Advanced) (BIOL2923)

UNIT OF STUDY

The content of BIOL2923 will be based on BIOL2023 but qualified students will participate in alternative components at a more advanced level. The content and nature of these components may vary from year to year.

Further unit of study information

Classes

Two lectures, one tutorial and one 2- to 3-hour practical per week.

Assessment

One 2-hour exam (40%), one 2-hour practical exam (30%), research project (30%)

Textbooks

Evert RF and Eichhorn SE. 2013. Raven: Biology of Plants. 8th Ed. Freeman & Co Publishers. New
York. NY.
A Study Guide for the unit will be available for purchase from the Copy Centre during the first
week of semester, a .pdf copy of which will be available for download from the LMS.

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

Distinction average in at least 6 credit points of Junior Biology units of study and 6 credit points Junior Sciences.

Assumed knowledge: BIOL1001 OR BIOL1002

Prohibitions

BIOL2904, BIOL2004, PLNT2003, PLNT2002, BIOL2903, BIOL2003, BIOL2023, PLNT2902, PLNT2903

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

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.

Cross-institutional study

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.