Course Information
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
SchoolForestry and Natural Environment
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate, 3rd / Doctorate
Teaching PeriodWinter
Course ID420000079

Programme of Study: UPS School of Forestry and Natural Environment (2009-today)

Registered students: 141
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSCompulsory Course744

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours4
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Background
  • General Knowledge
  • Scientific Area
  • Skills Development
Course Type 2011-2015
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction)
  • English (Instruction)
Learning Outcomes
students have learned basic introductory definitions, historic review, the types of Information Systems, how to proceed in problem solution with Information Systems using algorithms and diagrams. They know about basic programming language. they can make simple software using programming Commands of language C++ and prerequisites, functions and subroutines. they know how to use basic IT Applications for Forestry and modern software applications in Forestry.
General Competences
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Design and manage projects
Course Content (Syllabus)
Introduction in Computers, introductory definitions, historic review, Information Systems, problem solution with Information Systems.Introduction to programming language. programming Commands and prerequisites, functions and subroutines. It Applications for Forestry. Modern software applications in Forestry.
Informatics, Information Systems, programming language, software, programme techniques, C++
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Video lectures
  • Multimedia
  • 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
ppt presentations for course's lectures and for Laboratory, uploading of the multimedia material in Department's website
Course Organization
Laboratory Work
opt. progressions
Student Assessment
-2 optional progressions tests -quick tests for students to fill in (5-10'), summarizing the educational unit and assessed in the classroom -written exams Students are informed in lectures
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative, Summative)
Additional bibliography for study
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