Plant Natural History
BIOL-Z240-001 and 002 | Fall 2012
Service learning is optional for this course.
Time commitment: 12 hours
Students may earn extra credit in this class if they complete 12 hours of service learning with Nola Green Roots, a network of community gardens in New Orleans. Students will learn about plants, growing conditions in New Orleans, urban agriculture and local food.
Students will have the opportunity to sign up for specially arranged volunteer shifts on Saturdays. Students must submit a signed timesheet documenting 12 hours of volunteer work in order to receive extra credit.