HRT 127◊ Entomology: Insects, People and Plants

3 credits

Last Update Effective: 8/21/11

Introduces the student to the world of insects, their biology, identification and structure, life cycle, hosts and damages. Control of insects by integrated pest management practices will be explored. Discussion of the impact of insects on the environment also will be emphasized, including sustainable practices. Prepares students to take the Illinois Pesticide exam. (formerly Entomology: Insects and People)

Lecture: 2 hours

Laboratory: 2 hours

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