PLANT ANATOMY

Course Information
TitleΑΝΑΤΟΜΙΑ ΦΥΤΩΝ / PLANT ANATOMY
CodeBO.02.09
FacultySciences
SchoolBiology
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorThomas Savvidis
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID40001115

Programme of Study: PPS Tmīma Viologías (2017-sīmera)

Registered students: 191
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSCompulsory Course215

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours5
Class ID
600167930
Type of the Course
  • Background
  • General Knowledge
Course Category
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Cognitive: Provision to the students of the essential knowledge as to how plants are structured (anatomy of various plant organs). This knowledge is necessary for the study of other fields of biology, like Physiology, Biochemistry, Systematics, Development, Genetics, etc. Skills: Ability in the use of the light microscope for making observations on sections of plant organs.
General Competences
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
Organization of the plant body. The stem: morphology, primary and secondary structure, branching, modifications. The leaf: morphology, structure, abscission, growth, modifications. The root: morphology, primary and secondary structure, branching, modifications. The flower: morphology, development, structure, pollination, fertilization. The fruit: types, development, structure. The seed: morphology, structure, formation of the embryo and endosperm, seed dispersal and germination.
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures301.2
Laboratory Work180.7
Reading Assigment652.6
Tutorial60.2
Exams60.2
Total1255
Student Assessment
Description
Written examination on the lectures and practicals.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Tσέκος I., Σαββίδης Θ. (2014). Bοτανική. Δομή, λειτουργική δράση και βιολογία φυτών, Eκδόσεις Δέσποινα Kυριακίδη, Θεσσαλονίκη. Μποζαμπαλίδης, Α. (2003). Βοτανική-Μορφολογία και Ανατομία Φυτών. Θεσσαλονίκη.
Last Update
19-01-2021