BIOL 277 Plants and Society
3 semester hours
An introduction to the natural evolution of plant species and the associated cultural evolution of man’s relationship to plants. A multidisciplinary approach to studying the relationship between plants and people. An exploration of plants as sources of food and medicine, commercial products, and the role of plants in preserving and restoring the environment.
Prerequisite: MATH 101 or higher, or placement into MATH 106 or higher.