SUSTAINABILITY

Course Information
TitleΑΡΧΕΣ ΑΕΙΦΟΡΙΑΣ ΚΑΙ ΔΙΑΧΕΙΡΙΣΗΣ / SUSTAINABILITY
CodeEC.ENB.5.20
FacultySciences
SchoolBiology
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorAthanasios Kallimanis
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID40001673

Programme of Study: PPS Tmīma Viologías (2017-sīmera)

Registered students: 26
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Moriakī Viología, Genetikī kai ViotechnologíaElective Courses536
Perivallontikī ViologíaElective Courses536
GenikīElective Courses536

Class Information
Academic Year2017 – 2018
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours6
Class ID
600096918
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
  • Skills Development
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Cognitive: Understanding sustainability and sustainable use of natural resources. Understanding environmental problems and their relations with management. Applying ecological theory and knowledge in principles of sustainable ecosystem management. Bacic princimples of biodiveristy conservation. Presentation of complementary methods and tools (ecological models, GIS etc) that are widely used for biological conservation. Development of criteria and presentation of various examples on methodologies and tools applied for designing conservation areas and used for assessing the efficiency of protected areas. Affective: Sensibilization in environmental conservation issues. Sensibilization, taking responsibility and adοption of sustainable living and sustainable use/management of natural resources. Skills: Recognition of environmental problems in the field, evaluation and proposing alternative sustainable management scenarios. Oganizing management plans. Improving the understanding on mechanism and tools used for biodiversity conservation.
General Competences
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
Interpretation of sustainability – sustainable use of natural resources. Laws of Matter and Energy and environmental problems. Development and the Environment. Sustainable Development. Historical retrospection. Definition-principles of ecosystem management. Ecological theory and management of ecological systems. Procedures in ecosystem management. Elaboration of management plans. Wildlife/habitat management. Management of inland waters and watershed. Management of protected areas. Restoration. Principles of a sustainable society. EU policies for sustainable development.
Educational Material Types
  • Book
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures451.8
Laboratory Work271.1
Reading Assigment652.6
Project100.4
Exams30.1
Total1506
Student Assessment
Description
Written examination without the use of books
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1. Primack R.,Ι. Διαμαντόπουλος, Μ. Αριανούτσου, Δ. Δανιηλίδης, Σ. Βαλάκος, Π. Παφίλης και Ι. Παντής. (2008). Διατήρηση και προστασία βιοποικιλότητας. AEI-Εκτυπον EPE. 2.Δημόπουλος Π., Παντής Ι.Δ., Τζανουδάκης Δ., Βαγενάς Δ. Αειφορική Διαχείριση Προστατευόμενων Περιοχών. (2009) ΕΚΔΟΣΕΙΣ "AEI"
Last Update
19-06-2017