Monika Maurhofer Bringolf: Catalogue data in Autumn Semester 2017

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Name Prof. Dr. Monika Maurhofer Bringolf
Address
Professur für Phytopathologie
ETH Zürich, LFW C 22
Universitätstrasse 2
8092 Zürich
SWITZERLAND
Telephone+41 44 632 38 69
E-mailmonika.maurhofer@usys.ethz.ch
DepartmentEnvironmental Systems Science
RelationshipAdjunct Professor

NumberTitleECTSHoursLecturers
551-0355-00LPhytopathology Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 12.

The enrolment is done by the D-BIOL study administration.
6 credits7GM. Maurhofer Bringolf, B. McDonald
AbstractFundamentals (theoretical and practical) in phytopathology, eg. interaction between plants and plant-pathogenic microorganisms, morphology and lifecycles of plant-pathogenic fungi, evolution of plant-pathogenic fungi, biological control of plant diseases
ObjectiveFundamentals (theoretical and practical) in phytopathology, eg. interaction between plants and plant-pathogenic microorganisms, morphology and lifecycles of plant-pathogenic fungi, evolution of plant-pathogenic fungi, biological control of plant diseases

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ContentPractical courses:

Experiments within ongoing phytopathological research projects
Macro- and microscopic diagnostic of plant diseases

Theoretical courses:

Fundamentals of phytopathology, eg. interaction between plants and plant-pathogenic microorganisms, morphology and lifecycles of plant-pathogenic fungi, evolution of plant-pathogenic fungi, biological control of plant diseases

Teaching language is english and german.
Lecture noteswill be distributed at the beginning of the course
751-4506-00LPlant Pathology III2 credits2GU. Merz, M. Maurhofer Bringolf
AbstractIdentification based on host, symptoms and micro-morphology, completed with life cycles and related control measures of the most important fungal diseases and their causal pathogens of annual and perennial crops with agricultural significance.
ObjectiveThe students will learn and train preparation skills for microscopy, aquire knowledge of selected diseases (identification, biology of pathogen, epidemiology and systematics) and understand the corresponding integrated control measures practiced in Swiss agriculture.
ContentOne exercice will be on an e-learning base (with computers) also to prepare the students for the final e-exam.
Lecture notesA script will be used on annual and perennial crops and their most important diseases. It will be updated stepwise
Prerequisites / NoticeThe course will be in German (spec. nomenclature)