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Active as of Fall Semester 2018

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Botanical Viticulture

2. Course Prefix & Number:
VITI 1112

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 4

Lecture Hours: 3

Lab Hours: 2

4. Course Description:

This course is designed to provide students with an overview of the plant kingdom and to examine grapevine form and function from a botanical perspective. Topics to be covered include the specific characteristics of plants that distinguish them from other forms of life, divisions within the plant kingdom with representative members of each, and plant classification. Plant cells, tissues, life cycles, structures and functions, especially as applied to grapevines will also be discussed, along with various aspects of plant and grapevine physiology, such as photosynthesis, respiration, nutrition, cold acclimation and hardiness, and dormancy.

5. Placement Tests Required:

Accuplacer (specify test): No placement tests required Score:

6. Prerequisite Courses:

VITI 1112 - Botanical Viticulture

There are no prerequisites for this course.

9. Co-requisite Courses:

VITI 1112 - Botanical Viticulture

There are no corequisites for this course.