GENERAL BOTANY

(Compulsory/ Teaching hours per week:3/ Laboratory hours per week: 3 /Assessment:Final written examinationsat the end of each term or September in Greek and in English for ERASMUS students (in special cases, it is offered the possibility to oral examinationof students with the necessary documents). The average grade of Laboratory Exercises contributes 50% to the final, total, course grade./ Credits: 5 )

Teachers: 

    • Nikolaos S. Christodoulakis, Professor 
    • Kosmas Haralampidis, Assoc. Professor
    • Ioannis – DimosthenisAdamakis, Assist. Professor
    • Dr Eleni Giannoutsou, Special Laboratory Teaching Staff A’
    • Dr PinelopiSotiriou, Special Laboratory Teaching Staff Α’

Course site (e-class): https://eclass.uoa.gr/courses/PHARM200/

Topics:

PART Α’: MORPHOLOGY
1) The plant cell
2) Organization of the plant
    a. Histology
    b. Stem and Shoot
    c. Roots
    d. Leaves
    e. Flowers, Fruits and Seeds
PART Β’: PHYSIOLOGY
1) Photosynthesis
2) Secondary metabolism
3) Plant water relations - Water and plant life
4) Mineral nutrition - essential nutrients, deficiencies, nutrient acquisition
5) Growth, Differentiation, Development.
6) Plants and the humans