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SCB3523 Plant Physiology and Adaptation
Credit Points: 15
SCB2423 Plant Diversity
This unit develops understandings of plant function, growth and development. Content will focus on the physiological processes governing plant life cycles, water relations, photosynthesis, mineral nutrition and hormonal control of growth and development. Particular attention will be given to physiological and structural adaptations of Australian flora, particularly those which assist survival in Australian environments.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
K23Bachelor of Arts (Education) / Bachelor of Science
B73Bachelor of Science (Biological Sciences)
G87Bachelor of Science (Marine and Freshwater Biology)
SMCBIOBiological Sciences 8 Unit Supporting Major
MISCIBBiological Sciences Minor
MABIOSBiological Sciences Major
MABIOSBiological Sciences Major
MAMFMMarine and Freshwater Management Major
SMMFMMarine and Freshwater Management 8 Unit Supporting Major
MAMFMMarine and Freshwater Management Major
SMSCIMMultidisciplinary Science 10 Unit Supporting Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 30/04/2009 VET: 30/04/2009