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Animal and Plant Physiology

  • Number of credits 15 Credits
  • Level Bachelor's level
  • Starting Spring Term 2019

About the course

This basic course in Animal and Plant Physiology, focus on multicellular animals and vascular plants. Different organism levels, from molecular to physiological, are integrated. Structure and function of animal organ and organ systems are considered in the following context; circulation, respiration, nervous systems, endocrine systems, excretion, nutrition, and developmental biology. Concerning plants there is special emphasis on photosynthesis, cell walls, anatomy, growth and flowering.

Application and eligibility

Animal and Plant Physiology, 15 hp

Det finns inga tidigare terminer för kursen Spring Term 2019 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

The information below is only for exchange students

Starts

Lectures begin on week starting 25 March 2019

Ends

Lectures end during the week of 3 June 2019

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

20 ECTS from finished courses in Chemistry, including at least 5 ECTS in Biochemistry, or alternatively, 20 ECTS from a combination of finished courses in Chemistry and Physics and/or Mathematics, including at least 5 ECTS in Biochemistry; 30 ECTS from finished courses in Biology, containing Molecular Biology, Genetics, and Cell Biology.

Selection

Exchange students applying for courses within the department’s own agreements will be given first priority. Then will – in turn- candidates within the Faculty agreements, central exchange agreements and other departmental agreements be selected.

Application code

UMU-A5163

Application

This application round is only intended for nominated exchange students. Information about deadlines can be found in the e-mail instruction that nominated students receive. Notification of admission will be sent in mid-November.

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