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Study about plant physiology and its implications for crops; post harvest management and more.  This course explains the principles and processes of plant physiology and their practical applications. It builds on prior studies in Botany A, plant physiology or other courses from the careerline range in Agriculture, Horticulture or Science 

Best studied with Introduction to Botany




Online, Correspondence


from $50.00 AUD week


There are 10 lessons in this course:

  • Flower physiology
  • Phytochrome
  • Phytoperiodism
  • Control of flower bud initiation and development
  • Dormancy
  • Effects of plant associations and competition
  • Respiration and post harvest physiology
  • Post harvest storage, transport, retailing and shelf life
  • Endogenous and synthetic growth regulators
  • Risks involved with plant growth manipulation

Each lesson culminates in an assignment which is submitted to the school, marked by the school's tutors and returned to you with any relevant suggestions, comments, and if necessary, extra reading.

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