Spring 2012 Class Schedule (CRC)



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PLTS 300    Introduction to Plant Science    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
General Education: AA/AS Area IV
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to provide the students with a working knowledge of the fundamental structures and processes of plants. Principles to be applied cover plant structures, physiology, heredity, environmental relationship to growth, adaptation, and management of crops. Techniques of research, exploration of plant growth, and identification of economical crops will be included.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
Th        11:30AM-01:10PM LEC H.Lewis Jr.          CRC MAIN T 113A          20430 
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T         10:00AM-01:05PM LAB H.Lewis Jr.          CRC MAIN T 113A            


PLTS 310    Soils, Soil Management, and Plant Nutrition    3 Units

Same As: HORT 302
Prerequisite: HORT 300 or PLTS 300 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area IV
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course provides a basic knowledge of the physical, chemical, and biological properties of soils. The course includes factors of: fundamental soil properties, soil and plant relationships, principles of soil formation, fertilizers and soil management, salinity, pH, erosion management, and non-agricultural uses. Field trips may be required. This course is the same as Hort 302, and only one may be taken for credit. See Cross-Listed Courses in the catalog.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
T         06:00PM-07:40PM LEC D.Andrews            CRC MAIN Ag 101          15008 
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T         07:50PM-09:55PM LAB D.Andrews            CRC MAIN Ag 101            
TBA       TBA             LAB D.Andrews             TBA TBA                   
Students must attend 15 hours of Saturday lab activities scheduled around the hands-on practical application of laboratory and field soil analysis and soil management. Meetings are 9:00 a.m.-1:40 p.m. Attendance will be taken. Information will be available at the first class meeting.

This class is part of the Green Buildings: Environmental Design, Energy Management and Performance Based Construction Certificate. This certificate is for students with career interests in the Green Energy field of work.

Spring 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: March 16, 2012