831133 General botany

Exercise course
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Offered in
Wintersemester 2019/20
Languages of instruction


Function and use of the light microscope, preparation of fresh plant material for microscopic observation. Structure of plant cells, tissues and organ; anatomy of root, leaf and primary and secondary stem. Biology and anatomy of fungi.

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Participants will have a basic understanding of the structure of cells, tissues and organs of plants and fungi and are able to identify various tissues and understand their function. Students of this course can handle a simple light microscope and prepare simple samples.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.