Biology | Introductory Biology Lectures
L104 | 0577 | Welch


Course format: Lecture: 11:15A-12:05P, MWF, JH 239.

Requirements: Familiarity with the World Wide Web will be helpful.

Course Description: Topic: The Ecology of Gardening. This course will focus
on the ecology of plants as it applies to gardening.  We will discuss
topics such as soil fertility, competition, and herbivory.  Also, we will
examine the history of economically important crops, such as corn.  Roll up
your sleeves, put your hands in the soil and join us!

Required text: TBA.

Weekly assignments: 15-30 pages of reading.

Exams/papers: Four multiple-choice exams and a comprehensive, multiple
choice final. Students earning an A- average on exams 1-4 are excused from
the final.