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Fungal Biology and Ecology

The minor in Fungal Biology and Ecology is open to all students interested in a concentrated exposure to and knowledge of the fungi and allied organisms.

The minor is sponsored by the Plant Pathology Department.

Requirements: 

17-19 units

Complete the following three courses (10 units)

  • PLP 130 Fungal Biotechnology and Biochemistry (3 units)
  • PLP 148 Introductory Mycology (4 units)
  • PLP 150 Fungal Ecology (3 units)

Choose 7-9 units

  • FST 104 Food Microbiology (3 units)
  • PLP 040 Edible Mushroom Cultivation (2 units)
  • PLP 135 Field Identification of Mushrooms (1 unit)
  • PLP 185 Advanced Mushroom Taxonomy (2 units)
  • SAS 030 Mushrooms, Molds, and Society (3 units)
  • SSC 111 Soil Microbiology (4 units)
  • PLP 224 Advanced Mycology (3 units)
    • Available to advanced students with consent of instructor.

Total = 17-19 units

 

Minor Advisor

T. Gordon
trgordon@ucdavis.edu
(530) 574-5463