A course offered at Southern Illinois University exposes students to the importance and influence which plants impose upon their lives. An abundance of information is available for presentation in course on Plants for Man. Several areas which could be emphasized are suggested. The topics in the course, discussed in detail, examine the relationship of plants to man's health and well-being. Several potential textbooks are listed. The advantages of short televised modules specifically developed for the course are presented.
plant science, plants and humans