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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, totalling 55 mandatory credits. In addition to core Plant Sciences modules, students take a Broad Curriculum module (5 credits). These modules are indicated in greater detail by clicking on the Course Handbook (pdf).

MANDATORY MODULES:
Modules Credits
BO3100 Plant Physiology 5
BO3105 Fundamentals of Ecology
5
BO3107 Plant Molecular Biology 5
BO3108 Plants and the Irish Environment 5
BO3109 Seminars, Tutorials and Workshops 5
BO3110 The Plant Kingdom - Evolution and Diversity 5
BO3111 Angiosperm Diversity and Systematics 5
BO3120 Environmental Dynamics 5
BO3121 Field Skills in Plant and Environmental Science (Canary Islands) 5

BO3123 Soil Science

5
ZO3070 Experimental Design & Analysis 5
TOTAL CREDITS 55
OPTIONAL MODULES:
(students choose one of the Broad Curriculum modules)
Modules Credits
BO3122 Entomology 5
BO3124 Economic Botany 5
Broad Curriculum Module 5
TOTAL OPTIONAL CREDITS 5

Broad Curriculum Information is available at: http://www.tcd.ie/Broad_Curriculum/cfc/index.phpLectures 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 30 September 2016 nisheois@tcd.ie.