Course Code: VET106

Course Title: Medical Botany

Weekly Teaching Hour: (1,0)

Course Description : The course provides knowledge on  a series of plants used in Human and Veterinary. Medicine to treat diseases and improve health; information on medicinal plants anatomy, , physiology, genetics, reproduction, classification are also provided. Complementary and alternative medicine concepts in Human and Veterinary Medicine are covered

Recommended Textbook(s) and Supplementary Books:

  • Botany by Mouseth. 5 th Ed. 2012
  • Veterinary Herbal Medicine by Wynn and Fougére 2007

Course Assessment:

  • Class Participation 10%,

  • Mid-term Examination 30%,

  • Assignments 10%,

  • Final Examination 50%,

Attendance 95% compulsory.