Intro to Mycology
Free online mycology course!
Day 1. Introduction to the fungi, overview of biology, ecology, and uses.
Day 2. Families of gilled mushrooms, how to use a key.
Day 3. Edible and poisonous mushrooms.
Day 4. How to use iNaturalist.
Day 5. Present field assignment/ Becoming citizen mycologists!
Each class will be a 1 hour lecture and half hour discussion of last week’s homework/or Q&A. Assignments will be self-graded in class, and you don’t have to worry about points as you learn about mushrooms!