TERRESTRIAL ENVIRONMENT AND ORGANISMS

Course Information
TitleΧΕΡΣΑΙΟ ΠΕΡΙΒΑΛΛΟΝ ΚΑΙ ΟΡΓΑΝΙΣΜΟΙ / TERRESTRIAL ENVIRONMENT AND ORGANISMS
CodeEC.ENB.6.21
FacultySciences
SchoolBiology
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorEffimia Papatheodorou
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID40001674

Programme of Study: PPS Tmīma Viologías (2017-sīmera)

Registered students: 40
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Moriakī Viología, Genetikī kai ViotechnologíaElective Courses637
Perivallontikī ViologíaElective Courses637
GenikīElective Courses637

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours5
Total Hours92
Class ID
600121755
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
  • Skills Development
Course Type 2011-2015
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)
  • English (Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Cognitive: Training students on key issues of structure and function of terrestrial bio communities. Understanding the impact of factors that shape up, structure and function of each bio community Affective: Awareness through the knowledge of the complex relationships and the adaptation of species inside the terrestrial bio communities Skills: Ability to organise and execute sampling and laboratory analysis in order to assess in a quantitave way the parameters controlling function in a terrestrial ecosystem.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Work autonomously
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
Theory: 1. Abiotic factors in terrestrial ecosystems .2 Terrestrial animals. 3. The exit of animals in the land. 4. Support and movement – Evolution of flight. 5. Respiration on the land 6. Displacement (moving in the landscape) 7.Flora and Vegetation - Greek patterns. 8. Main terrestrial ecosystems of the planet. Laboratory Exercises: 1.Mechanical properties of soil., 2. Chemical and biological soil properties 3.Bioclimatic floors 4. Recognition of characteristic species of soil mesofauna
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures602.4
Laboratory Work120.5
Fieldwork80.3
Reading Assigment803.2
Written assigments120.5
Exams30.1
Total1757
Student Assessment
Description
Written examination, reports on laboratory work and fieldwork
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative)
  • Report (Summative)
Bibliography
Additional bibliography for study
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Last Update
19-06-2017