CITRUS AND TROPICAL FRUIT

Course Information
TitleΕΣΠΕΡΙΔΟΕΙΔΗ ΚΑΙ ΤΡΟΠΙΚΑ ΟΠΩΡΟΦΟΡΑ / CITRUS AND TROPICAL FRUIT
CodeΝ547Ε
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
SchoolAgriculture
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID600000942

Programme of Study: PPS Geōponías (2019-sīmera)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS

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

Registered students: 246
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses belonging to the otherWinter-4
FYTIKĪS PARAGŌGĪSElective Course belonging to the selected specialization (Elective Specialization Course)Winter-4

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours3
Total Hours39
Class ID
600120125
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
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)
Prerequisites
General Prerequisites
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to: 1.understand the physiology and management of Citrus 2. understand the teqniques underlying the cultivation of Citrus and sub/tropical fruit trees.
Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to: 1.understand the physiology and management of Citrus 2. understand the teqniques underlying the cultivation of Citrus and sub/tropical fruit trees.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
Course Content (Syllabus)
Οrigin, taxonomy and botanical feuatures of citrus trees. Propagation of citrus trees. Citrus rootstocs. Orchard design and planting establishment. Citrus cultivation techniques (irrigation, fertilization, pruning, training systems). Pollination, fertilization, fruit set, citrus fruit growth and development. Citrus fruit ripening, maturity criteria and harvest. Citrus fruit storage.Tropical and subtropical fruits (banana,avocado,mango, date palm, papaya etc)
Keywords
Pomology, sub/tropical fruit tree physiology with empasis to citrus
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
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures110
Exams2
Total112
Student Assessment
Description
Written exams
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Formative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Βασιλακάκης, Μ και Θεριός, Ι. (2006). Μαθήματα Ειδικής Δενδροκομίας-Εσπεριδοειδή. Εκδόσεις Γαρταγάνη, Θεσσαλονίκη.
Additional bibliography for study
. Βασιλακάκης, Μ. (2004). Γενική και Ειδική Δενδροκομία. Εκδόσεις: Γαργατάνη, Θεσσαλονίκη. 2. Ποντίκης, Κ. (2001). Ειδική Δενδροκομία+Τροπικά Φυτά. Εκδόσεις Σταμούλη, Αθήνα.
Last Update
27-01-2019