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Course Title[Course Code]:Ecology and physiology of weeds[AGRO 613]

Faculty: Agriculture
Department: Agronomy
Program: Crop Production
Compulsory / Elective:Elective
Postgraduate(Doctoral-First Semester or Second Semester)
Hours:
Lecture:( 3 ) Practical / Clinical:( - ) Tutorial:( - )

Course Description:
1. To become familiar with important weed and invasive plant species 2. To be able to identify 22 plant families 3. To understand methods of weed control and research. 4. To apply selected methods to address a scientific question or create a weed management plan in an individual student project. 5. To understand some aspects of weed physiology and ecology and methods of cultural control. 6. To understand and to be able to apply the general principles of chemical weed control and to be familiar with some of the classes of chemicals involved.