Malinda Thilakarathna, PhD

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sci - Ag, Food & Nutri Sci Dept

Fall Term 2021 (1770)

AFNS 500 - Individual Study

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, VARIABLE)

Project or reading course under the supervision of a Faculty member requiring preparation of a comprehensive report. Prerequisite: consent of Department. Note: May be taken more than once provided the topic is different.

SEMINAR A3 (40270)

AFNS 601 - Seminar

★ 1 (fi 2)(EITHER, 0-2S-0)

Covers specialized topics of current interest to graduate students in AFNS. Presentations by students, faculty and invited speakers. Students register in one of four sections - Animal Science, Plant Science, Food Science or Human Nutrition. Attendance is required of all graduate students throughout their program. MSc students normally register for one term in year 2, and are required to present one seminar; PhD students normally register for one term in each of year 1 and 3, and are required to present one seminar per term.

SEMINAR 803 (58180)
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
T 14:00 - 15:20 (TBD)


PL SC 499 - Cropping Systems

★ 3 (fi 6)(FIRST, 3-0-3)

The cropping systems of Alberta are unique and specific to the diverse climatic regions of the province. This course will discuss crop and variety choices, crop rotations, nutrient requirements, agronomic management, soil health and pest management options within the context of environmental and economic sustainability. The course depends on interaction with agronomists, other professionals and researchers from across Alberta. Completion of a group project is a major component of the laboratory. Prerequisites: PL SC 355, REN R 210, and *6 from PL SC 324, PL SC 352, PL SC 380. PL SC 495 and REN R 445 recommended.

LECTURE 800 (40448)
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
TH 11:00 - 12:20 (TBD)

LAB 801 (40450)

AFNS 602 - Graduate Reading Project

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, VARIABLE)

Individual study. Critical reviews of selected literature under the direction of a Faculty member. Note: May be taken more than once if the topic is different. Prerequisite: consent of Department.

LECTURE A2 (40258)