The Biology of Plant Parasitic Nematodes course will deal with the biology and epidemiology of nematodes which are one of the main causes of plant disease.
This five day course is intended for agronomists, plant breeders and crop protection professionals who need to develop an in depth knowledge of the underlying biology and epidemiology of parasitic nematodes.
On successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:
Areas covered will include:
An in-class test (25%) (Identification) provides participants with the opportunity to demonstrate learning in relation to learning outcomes 1 and 2 (Skills/Career).
Final assignment (75%) will help develop the participant's ability to demonstrate learning outcomes 1-4.
The assignment will be launched at the start of the teaching week
AgriFood Training Partnership
The University of Reading
PO Box 226, Whiteknights
Reading RG6 6AP
T. +44 (0)330 333 4530