Forest Botany II (Trees-Shrubs)

Course Information
TitleΔΑΣΙΚΗ ΒΟΤΑΝΙΚΗ ΙΙ [ΔΕΝΔΡΑ-ΘΑΜΝΟΙ] / Forest Botany II (Trees-Shrubs)
Code018Υ
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
SchoolForestry and Natural Environment
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate, 3rd / Doctorate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID420000027

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

Registered students: 334
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSCompulsory Course425

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours5
Class ID
600130603
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
The students will: Gain knowledge of the morphological traits of native and important exotic woody taxa (genera and species), which occur in the greek forest ecosystems. Learn about their geographical distribution and their biological demands. Identify important woody species of forest ecosystems, based mainly on vegetative characters. Identify woody species using morphlogical traits of crown, trunk and bark.
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 teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
Morphological characteristics, general description, biological demands, forest species (trees and shrubs) of Greece natural distribution, distribution of important exotic forest tree species.
Keywords
trees, shrubs, woody taxa, morphological traits, biological demands, geographical distribution
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • 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
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures391.3
Laboratory Work411.4
Fieldwork150.5
Reading Assigment240.8
Field trips and participation in conferences / seminars / activities30.1
Exams30.1
Plant collection250.8
Total1505
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Oral Exams (Summative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
ΔΑΣΙΚΗ ΒΟΤΑΝΙΚΗ ΜΕΡΟΣ ΙΙ - ΔΕΝΤΡΑ ΚΑΙ ΘΑΜΝΟΙ ΤΩΝ ΔΑΣΩΝ ΤΗΣ ΕΛΛΑΔΟΣ Κωδικός Βιβλίου στον Εύδοξο: 8542 Συγγραφείς: ΑΘΑΝΑΣΙΑΔΗΣ ΝΙΚΟΛΑΟΣ ΓΙΑΧΟΥΔΗ 1986
Additional bibliography for study
ΣΥΜΠΛΗΡΩΜΑΤΙΚΕΣ ΣΗΜΕΙΩΣΕΙΣ ΤΟΥ ΜΑΘΗΜΑΤΟΣ ΔΑΣΙΚΗ ΒΟΤΑΝΙΚΗ ΙΙ Συγγραφείς: ΓΕΡΑΣΙΜΙΔΗΣ ΑΧΙΛΛΕΑΣ, ΕΛΕΥΘΕΡΙΑΔΟΥ ΕΛΕΝΗ ΔΑΣΙΚΗ ΒΟΤΑΝΙΚΗ ΑΥΤΟΦΥΗ ΔΕΝΤΡΑ ΚΑΙ ΘΑΜΝΟΙ ΤΗΣ ΕΛΛΑΔΑΣ Συγγραφέας: ΓΕΩΡΓΙΟΣ ΚΟΡΑΚΗΣ http://hdl.handle.net/11419/742
Last Update
12-09-2018