Course Information
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
Course ID420001995

Programme of Study: PPS Geōponías (2019-sīmera)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses belonging to the otherWinter-5
FYTIKĪS PARAGŌGĪSElective Course belonging to the selected specialization (Elective Specialization Course)Winter-5

Class Information
Academic Year2017 – 2018
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours4
Total Hours52
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Examination)
Learning Outcomes
1. to know the Systemic classification of vine species and varieties. 2. to know the basics of ampelographic description. 3. to know the main grapevine rootstocks. 4. to know the main grapevine varieties of table grapes, wine grapes and raisins.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Work in teams
  • Design and manage projects
Course Content (Syllabus)
Introduction and historical data. Methods of grapevine description and classification. Phenotype characters - Ampelographical codes of the international organization of vine and wine (OIV). Systemic classification of the vine-Vitaceae family. Vitis and Muscadinia genera. American, European and Asian vine species and their contribution in vine improvement, for phylloxera and disease control. Vine registration and regulations. Grapevine rootstocks, Vitis Riparia and Vitis Rupestris varieties. Vitis Riparia and Vitis Rupestris hybrids. Vitis Berlandieri and Vitis Rupestris hybrids. European-American and synthetic hybrids. Hybrid Direct Producers ( HDPs). Table grape varieties. Wine variety production zones and Protected Denomination of Origin products – Protected Geographical Indication products. Foreign grapevine varieties in Greece.
Vitis, ampelographic description, rootstocks, table grapes, winegrapes, raisins
Educational Material Types
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
Course Organization
Student Assessment
Written exams
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
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