Forest Management Plan

Course Information
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
SchoolForestry and Natural Environment
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
Course ID420000179

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

Registered students: 18
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses1053

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
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
Understand the legal framework that defines the specifications of forest management plans Ability to use the basic tools and methods used in the creation of forest management plans Ability to design and create forest management plans in Greece
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
Course Content (Syllabus)
Purpose, form, principles, technical specifications and parts of a forest management plan. Review, present situation in the forest (general description, contemporary management, mapping and division of forest, estimation of wood stock and increment development, illustration, inventory results). Analysis and control of contemporary forest management results, future planning and evaluation. Analysis of present forest status and projected evolution. Planning (purpose and forestry principles, organization of production and harvesting, planning and organization of other production forms and their benefits, planning and investment, works, illustration, evaluation of forest management plan, final forest management plant development). Control, informativeness and review of the forest management plan.
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Course Organization
Written assigments200.7
Student Assessment
The assessment of the course is based on the quality of the essay delivered by the students by taking into account the following criteria: - Proper use of forest management terms and concepts - Correct justification of forest management measures - Structure and overall quality of the essay (eg is the text comprehensible? Are all tables or diagrams necessary for understanding the work included in the essay?) - Quality of the cartographic background Works with more than 10% of "plagiarism" will not be accepted. (Turnitin / Moodle)
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
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