ECONOMIC PRINCILPES OF FARM PRODUCTION

Course Information
TitleΑΡΧΕΣ ΟΙΚΟΝΟΜΙΚΗΣ ΓΕΩΡΓΙΚΗΣ ΠΑΡΑΓΩΓΗΣ / ECONOMIC PRINCILPES OF FARM PRODUCTION
CodeΝ119Ε
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
SchoolAgriculture
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID420001839

Programme of Study: PPS Geōponías (2019-sīmera)

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

Programme of Study: UPS School of Agriculture (2011-today)

Registered students: 29
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses belonging to the otherWinter-5
AGROTIKĪS OIKONOMIASElective Course belonging to the selected specialization (Elective Specialization Course)Winter-5

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours3
Total Hours39
Class ID
600119968
Type of the Course
  • Background
  • 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 (Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to: 1. Know the principles of production economics 2. Be able to apply these principles to problems of agricultural production
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
Course Content (Syllabus)
Production economics. Relationship between factors of production and product. Relationship between factors of production and their substitution. Relationships between products. Cost and its principles. Scale effects and economic size. Agricultural economic production and relative advantage. Risk and uncertainty in agricultural production.
Keywords
production economics
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • 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
Description
Teaching and Lab Software: powerpoint e-class platform: Moodle.
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures52
Laboratory Work39
Tutorial39
Exams10
Total140
Student Assessment
Description
100% written exams 20% assignments (bonus)
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Μικροοικονομική, μια σύγχρονη προσέγγιση, Hal Varian, εκδ. Κριτική 2006
Last Update
18-12-2018