L8-E1 PROTECTED AREAS AND NATURAL RESOURCES MANAGEMENT

Course Information
TitleΔΙΑΧΕΙΡΙΣΗ ΦΥΣΙΚΩΝ ΠΟΡΩΝ ΚΑΙ ΠΡΟΣΤΑΤΕΥΟΜΕΝΩΝ ΠΕΡΙΟΧΩΝ / L8-E1 PROTECTED AREAS AND NATURAL RESOURCES MANAGEMENT
CodeΕ8-Ε1
FacultyEngineering
SchoolSchool of Spatial Planning and Development
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID20002278

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Spatial Planning and Development (2010-today)

Registered students: 70
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreElective Courses845

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours5
Class ID
600128355
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Knowledge Deepening / Consolidation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
acquisition of knowledge for effective natural resources and protected areas management in the framework of sustainable development
General Competences
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
Natural resources and ecosystems: Definition and classification of natural resources. Value and function of ecosystems. Protected areas – Institutional and legal framework: Management and monitoring plans. Management Bodies Management and Planning of Protected Areas: Carrying capacity of protected areas. Decision making systems for protected areas management. Static and dynamic efficiency of natural resources: Optimal allocation. Static and dynamic efficiency. Two periods model. Economic valuation of the environment: Environmental valuation techniques. Case studies. Economic valuation of protected areas: Management decisions in protected areas. Use values of protected areas Cost benefit analysis: Implementation in environmental management Renewable Energy Sources: Siting criteria. AHP for renewable energy resources establishments Water resources: Water uses. Integrated water resources management. Economic dimension of water resources. Forests – Fisheries: Forest logging. Environmentally sound fishering. Sustainable harvest
Keywords
natural resources, protected areas, economic evaluation, multicriteria analysis
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
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures521.9
Laboratory Work401.5
Reading Assigment250.9
Written assigments150.6
Exams30.1
Total1355
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative, Summative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Βιβλίο [25065]: Οικονομικά και πολιτικές για τη βιώσιμη διαχείριση του περιβάλλοντος και των φυσικών πόρων, Πρωτοπαπάς Α.,Kula Erhun Βιβλίο [50662617]: ΟΙΚΟΝΟΜΙΚΗ ΦΥΣΙΚΩΝ ΠΟΡΩΝ ΚΑΙ ΠΕΡΙΒΑΛΛΟΝΤΟΣ, ΧΑΛΚΟΣ ΕΜΜ. ΓΕΩΡΓΙΟΣ Βιβλίο [50659176]: Οικονομία και Περιβάλλον, Χάλκος Γεώργιος
Last Update
19-06-2018