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ACCA Plant–Animal Interactions

Schedule and location

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The Morton Arboretum
Administration and Research Building
4100 Illinois Route 53
Lisle, Illinois 60532

Online lecture and discussion: Wednesdays, September 9 through, December 2, 2020, 6:30 to 9:00 p.m.
In-person field sessions: Select Saturdays, September 12 through November 28, 2020 9:00 a.m. to Noon.

(Students are expected to provide their own transportation, and defray their own expenses on field trips.  Lab and Field work: )

Fees and registration

Fee includes admission to the Arboretum.

  1. Please contact the Registrar’s Office at The Morton Arboretum (Registrar-ed@mortonarb.org or 630-719-2468).
  2. And Contact the Biology Department faculty at the participating A.C.C.A. institution from which you wish to receive credit.

Course description

Plant-Animal Interactions is the study of the special ecological and evolutionary relationships between plants and animals. The basic interactions between plants and animals (herbivory, pollination, and seed dispersal) will be studied by observing the natural history, conducting experiments, investigating the theory, and discussing current scientific literature.

 

Course number

ACCA-PAI

Course details

  • Notes: Students are expected to provide their own transportation, and defray their own expenses on field trips.  Lab and Field work: 
  • Credit: 4 semester hours (or equivalent), upper division undergraduate
  • Prerequisite: General Biology and one of Botany, Ecology, Evolution, Genetics,  Physiology, or Zoology

Interest:

Grade

College Credit