The Plant Sciences Junior Sophister 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), Entomology (5 Credits), or the Genetics module (5 Credits). These modules are indicated in greater detail below and by clicking on the module code link.
|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|
|BO3106 Statistics & Experimental Design||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|
|Broad Curriculum Module||5|
GE3M09 Eukaryotic Molecular Genetics
Broad Information on cross-faculty modules is available at: Curriculum http://www.tcd.ie/Broad_Curriculum/cfc/index.php
You are expected to take a module run by another Department in the School of Natural Sciences or another School. 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