Game Propagation - Hunting Reserves Management

Course Information
TitleΕΚΤΡΟΦΗ ΘΗΡΑΜΑΤΩΝ-ΟΡΓΑΝΩΣΗ ΚΥΝΗΓΕΤΙΚΩΝ ΠΕΡΙΟΧΩΝ / Game Propagation - Hunting Reserves Management
Code215Ε
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
SchoolForestry and Natural Environment
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID420000125

Programme of Study: UPS School of Forestry and Natural Environment (2009-today)

Registered students: 15
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses633

Class Information
Academic Year2017 – 2018
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600102259
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
To develop an appreciation for the role of wildlife farming. To develop an understanding of modern wildlife farming issues. To develop a knowledge of the techniques useful for raising wildlife species. To lead discussions of possible consequences of hunting reserves and to support organizations responsible for wildlife farming.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Design and manage projects
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
Anatomy, physiology and embryology of birds. Incubation and rearing of game birds. Artificial propagation of pheasant, quail and partridge. Nutrition and diseases of game birds. Propagation of game mammals. Rearing and releasing techniques (pheasant, grey partridge, brown hare).
Keywords
propagation techniques, birds, mammals, game species, releasing techniques
Educational Material Types
  • Multimedia
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures260.9
Laboratory Work130.4
Internship80.3
Field trips and participation in conferences / seminars / activities80.3
Total551.8
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Παπαγεωργίου, Ν.Κ. (1996) Εκτροφή Θηραμάτων. University Studio Press, Θεσσαλονίκη.
Last Update
18-09-2013