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Plant Pathology and Entomology

Wageningen University and Research

2 days
Duration
495 EUR/module
495 EUR/module
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Tuition fee
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About

This Plant Pathology and Entomology course at the Wageningen University and Research includes modules on phytopathology, nematology, entomology and virology. Online learning offers you a flexible learning process and the possibility to compose your own course. 

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Overview

It is ideal for professionals and enables them to study the lecture material at their own pace and place.

Key facts:

  • This distance learning  Plant Pathology and Entomology course at the Wageningen University and Research   has been developed by experts from the laboratories on plant sciences of Wageningen University & Research in cooperation with the Royal Netherlands Society of Plant Pathology (KNPV) and the Foundation Willie Commelin Scholten for Phytopathology (WCS). The modules have been successfully followed by a broad audience from more than 20 countries and are well-rated.
  • Plant diseases can form a major threat to crops and ornamentals. Research on pathology & entomology can develop methodologies and strategies for durable plant control with a minimal negative impact on the environment. In this scientific field fundamental knowledge is gained about e.g. nematodes, viruses, plant pathogenic fungi, insects and the interaction with their host plants, bacteria and (a)biotic environmental factors.
  • All study material is available on the online learning platform Blackboard Learn. The study material consists of built-in readers which contain all information, supported by interactive Q&A tests to check the acquired knowledge.

Programme Structure

5 Modules

We offer an online course Plant pathology and entomology consisting of 5 modules. You can register for any combination of modules.

  •  Phytopathology (incl. bacteria) 
  •  Nematology 
  •  Entomology 
  •  Virology 
  •  Extra module General terms

Audience

This online course is designed for professionals working with plantpathology, entomology and related topics. Participants are assumed to have knowledge at BSc level of plant sciences or biology by education or work.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 2 days

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Credits

1 ECTS

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To follow this course participants are assumed to have knowledge at BSc level of plant sciences or biology by education or work.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    495 EUR/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 495 EUR per module during 2 days.
  • EU/EEA

    495 EUR/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 495 EUR per module during 2 days.

Price: € 495,- per module (extra General module is free).

Price exam (optionally): € 195,- (travel and accommodation costs not included)

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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