AGRICULTURAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Course Information
TitleΑΓΡΟΤΙΚΗ ΟΙΚΟΝΟΜΙΚΗ ΑΝΑΠΤΥΞΗ / AGRICULTURAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
CodeΝ118Υ
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
SchoolAgriculture
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID420001838

Programme of Study: PPS Geōponías (2019-sīmera)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses belonging to the other1055
AGROTIKĪS OIKONOMIASCompulsory Course belonging to the selected specialization (Compulsory Specialization Course)1055

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

Registered students: 83
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses belonging to the other1055
AGROTIKĪS OIKONOMIASCompulsory Course belonging to the selected specialization (Compulsory Specialization Course)1055

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Total Hours39
Class ID
600120602
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
  • Skills Development
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 theories of economic development and agricultural economic development 2. Construct a development plan
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Basics of economic development (concept, theories, purposes, forms and factors of economic development, characteristics and differences between developed and developing countries). Economic health and growth. Agricultural economic development (concept, goals and objectives, content, theories, stages, measurement and factors of agricultural economic development), Environmental issues of agricultural economic development, Strategic planning and rural development (concepts, strategies, programming, designing development programs)
Keywords
economic development, agricultural economic development
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • 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: DEAP, powerpoint e-class platform: Moodle. Laboratory exercises and Practice: Computers room.
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures52
Laboratory Work39
Tutorial13
Project26
Exams10
Total140
Student Assessment
Description
50% written exams 50% individual project assignment OR 100% written exams
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative)
  • Oral Exams (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative, Summative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Gillis, M., GH Perkins, M Roemer. Οικονομική της Ανάπτυξης, Τυπωθήτω, Αθήνα 2003.
Last Update
18-12-2018