Plant Taxonomy and Identification

BIOLGY X 424.41

This course introduces students to the tools needed for navigating and identifying the diverse kingdom of plants.

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Winter
Hybrid
Starting at $445.00
As few as 6 weeks
2.0

What you can learn.

  • Scientific classification and naming
  • The difference between major plant groups
  • Plant terminology for describing plants
  • Characteristics of common flowering plants
  • Use of plant identification keys

About this course:

This course introduces students to the tools needed for navigating and identifying the diverse kingdom of plants. Topics include: Scientific classification and naming, differences between major plant groups, terminology for describing plant anatomy, characteristics of common flowering plant families, and use of identification tools such as keys.

Winter 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

Hybrid courses utilize a combination of in-person classroom meetings and online meetings.

Available
-
Tuesday, Saturday
Location: UCLA Extension DTLA , Field Trip
Instructor: Valerie Wong
370903
Fee:
$445.00
58 days left. Enroll by Jan 14, 2020
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Notes

Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 15, 2020
Course Requirements
(Optional) Book: Plant Identification Terminology: An Illustrated Glossary by James G. Harris
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Tue Jan 14, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 108B
Off-Site
Sat Jan 25, 2020
9:00AM - 12:00PM
Field Trip
Off-Site
Sat Feb 8, 2020
9:00AM - 12:00PM
Field Trip
Lecture
Tue Feb 18, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 108B

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