15:362 Biology of the Algae [Untereiner]

Prerequisite: 15:163 or permission of Instructor.

The course provides an introduction to the biology of the eukaryotic and prokaryotic algae. Lectures will stress their diversity, ecology, economic significance, physiology and systematics. Laboratory periods will explore the structural features of algae.

Credit cannot be held for both this course and 15:261.
3 lecture hours per week, 3 laboratory hours per week, one term.

Instructor: Wendy Untereiner