Courses of Study 2017-2018 
    Sep 21, 2018  
Courses of Study 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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PLHRT 4800 - Cornell Botanic Gardens Lecture Series

Fall (twelve weeks). 1 credit. S/U grades only.

S. Skelly.

Covers a range of subjects related to the plant and natural sciences, and human-cultural themes. Class alternates between lecture and discussion. On non-lecture Wednesdays, the class meets to discuss content from the previous week. Students are required to write a reaction paper for each lecture.

Outcome 1: Enrolled students will be exposed to the breath of topics in the plant, natural, and ecological sciences.

Outcome 2: Students will gain a greater understanding and appreciation of differing points of view presented by speakers by writing reaction papers and discussing them in class.

Outcome 3: Students will increase their awareness of public gardens and their range of activities.

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