'Fundamentals of Plant Pathology' is a course offered in B. Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture at School of Agricultural Sciences, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.
Importance of plant diseases, scope and objectives of Plant Pathology. Terms and concepts in Plant Pathology. Classification of plant pathogenic organisms. Factors affecting disease development. Principles and methods of plant disease management. Nature, chemical combination, classification, mode of action and formulations of fungicides and antibiotics.