2023-2024 / BIOL2004-1

Plant biology


30h Th, 35h Pr

Number of credits

 Bachelor in biology8 crédits 


Claire Remacle

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the second semester


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

The course is divided in two sections: one describes plant classification and the other one the structure of a seed plant.

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

The aim of the course is to present the main characteristics of plant biology.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

course of the 1st quarter

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Eight to ten afternoons are devoted to plant anatomy and morphology, plant classification,....

Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)

Theoretical course during the second semester.
Practical courses on Thursday from 2 to 6 pm.

Recommended or required readings

Syllabus and powerpoint presentations.

Reference book: Biologie végétale, P. H. Raven, R. F. Evert & S. E. Eichhorn, traduit par J. Bouharmont, De Boeck ed; Biologie, P. Campbell, J. Reece, M. Cain, R. Jackson, P. Minorsky, L. Urry, S. Wasserman, Pearson ed.

Any session :

- In-person

written exam ( multiple-choice questionnaire, open-ended questions )

- Remote

written exam ( multiple-choice questionnaire, open-ended questions )

- If evaluation in "hybrid"

preferred in-person

Additional information:

Written examination.
Examination concerns theoretical and practical aspects. Authorization to present the exam could be refused to students who have not participated to all the practical courses.

Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course


Claire Remacle
Génétique et physiologie des microalgues, Institut de Botanique, Bât B22.
Tél 043663812, e-mail c.remacle@ulg.ac.be

Association of one or more MOOCs

Items online

available on my.Ulg.ac.be
theory and illustrations