Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

The diversity and ecology of fungi. Topics include: fungal molecular genetics, the role of fungi in ecosystem function, beneficial and pathogenic fungi in forests, and the importance of fungal biochemistry in industrial processes and human activities.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of BIOL 415C, BIOL 415, BIOL 415A, BIOL 415B, BIOL 470 (if taken in the same topic), FORB 515.
  • A combined undergraduate and graduate course.


Undergraduate course in Biology offered by the Department of Biology in the Faculty of Science.

Fall 2017 Spring 2018 Summer 2018

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