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The HCS Minors: Plant Protection Minor

HCS Plant Protection Minor Requirements

This program emphasizes both plant protection and plant production. Within the plant protection field of study, the student is exposed to a broad range of pest management subjects including entomology, plant pathology, and weed control. Within the production area the student may emphasize fruit production, crop production, ornamental horticulture, or natural resource management.

Plant Protection Science Minor Coordinator: Dr. David Headrick, Bldg. 11, Rm. 235
Plant Protection Minor Contract (pdf)

Plant Protection Minor (2015-2017)

Course Units
Required Courses AEPS 120 Principles of Horticulture and Crop Science
or BOT 121 General Botany
4
AEPS 313 Agricultural Entomology 4
AEPS 321 Weed Biology and Management 4
AEPS 323 Plant Pathology 4
Courses in area of emphasis
Emphasis I:
for Plant Production
Majors
For majors in: Agricultural and Environmental Plant Sciences, Forestry and Natural Resources (Forestry Concentration), and Wine and Viticulture.

AEPS 327, AEPS 406, AEPS/WVIT 414, AEPS 421, AEPS 427, AEPS 431, AEPS 441


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Emphasis II:
for Non- Plant
Production Majors
Select 8 units of specified agricultural production courses from the following (approval of minor advisor required):

AEPS 123, AEPS 124, AEPS 132, AEPS 133, AEPS 150, AEPS 175;
AEPS 190, AEPS 202, AEPS 203, AEPS 204, AEPS 212, AEPS 230, AEPS 233,
AEPS 234, AEPS 240, AEPS 244, AEPS 245, AEPS 250, AEPS 260, AEPS 312,
AEPS 324, AEPS 333, AEPS 340, AEPS 341, AEPS 342, AEPS 343, AEPS 355,
AEPS 381, AEPS 382, AEPS 402, AEPS 403, AEPS 404, AEPS 423, AEPS 424,
AEPS 425, AEPS 433;
AG 360;
ASCI 112, ASCI 311, ASCI 329;
DSCI 230, DSCI 333;
NR 141, NR 260, NR 350, NR 365, NR 414;
WVIT/AEPS 210, WVIT 232;

WVIT 331 Advanced Viticulture - Fall
or WVIT 332 Advanced Viticulture - Winter
or WVIT 333 Advanced Viticulture - Spring

Select one course (4 units) from the following (approval of minor advisor required):

AEPS 327, AEPS 406, AEPS/WVIT 414, AEPS 427, AEPS 431, AEPS 441

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TOTAL 28