BIOL 3452

Environmental Plant Physiology

(Lab Required) (Formerly BOTN 3010, 001.301) An integrated study of the major physiological processes in higher plants, and how these processes influence growth and development of plants in natural ecosystems. Stress responses of plants to water, light and nutrients will be emphasized. Not to be held with PLNT 3500 (039.350), 001.317, or 001.467. Prerequisite: BIOL 3450 (BOTN 2020, 001.202) (C); and CHEM 1310 or CHEM 1311 (002.131) (C).

Winter 2018 section

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructors: Sylvie Renault
    CRN: 53176
    Lecture Location: 418 Machray Hall
    Dates: January 03 – April 06
    Slot 9: 11:30 AM–12:45 PM, Tu.Th.
    Laboratory Location: W232 Duff Roblin
    Dates: January 03 – April 06
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:15 PM, Tu.

Important Dates

December 11 – December 21: Fall Term Exam Period (includes tests and midterm exams for Fall/Winter Term classes)

December 22 – January 1: Winter Holiday (University Closed)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Karen Dunmall PhD Oral Defense: “Pacific salmon in the Canadian Arctic Indicators of Change” — Tuesday, December 19 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Matthew Doering, PhD Proposal: “Adding spice to fungicides: Discovery of novel genes operating in specialised metabolite biosynthesis in Piper spp. (Piperaceae)” — Wednesday, December 20 at 11 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Jared Field, MSc Defense: “Alternative splicing of Bnip3 modulates calcium signals to prevent mitochondrail-dependent cell death and regulate gene expression” — Wednesday, December 20 at 1 p.m., 201 BSB.