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Year 3

JUNIOR SOPHISTERS

The JS year consists of a diverse programme of lectures, laboratory practicals, field trips, tutorials and seminars, totaling 55 mandatory Credits. In addition to core Plant Sciences modules, Junior Sophister students may choose between the Broad Curriculum module (5 Credits), and the Entomology module (5 Credits).  These modules are indicated in greater detail by clicking on the Module Details Booklet (pdf).

MANDATORY MODULES:
Modules Credits
BO3100 Plant Physiology 5
BO3110 Lower Plant Diversity and Evolution 5
BO3111 Angiosperm Diversity and Systematics 5
BO3120 Environmental Dynamics 5
BO3104 Plant Cell Ultrastructure, Anatomy and Metabolism 5
BO3105 Fundamentals of Ecology 5
BO3107 Plant Molecular Biology 5
ZO3070 Experimental Design & Analysis 5
BO3108 Plants and the Irish Environment 5
BO3121 Field Skills in Plant and Environmental Science (Canary Islands) 5
BO3109 Seminars, Tutorials and Workshops 5
TOTAL CREDITS 55
OPTIONAL MODULES:
(students choose one of optional modules below)
Modules

Credits

Broad Curriculum Module 5

BO3122 Entomology

5

TOTAL CREDITS

5

Broad Curriculum Information is available at: http://www.tcd.ie/Broad_Curriculum/cfc/index.php
Lectures for these modules are timed to coincide with free slots in your timetable. Most modules are scheduled to run at lunchtimes so that space is available in our timetable to allow you to take one of these modules. Assessment criteria are outlined at: http://www.tcd.ie/Broad_Curriculum/administration/assessment.php


Last updated 15 October 2013 nisheois@tcd.ie.