Flora and Vegetation of Greece

Course Information
TitleΧΛΩΡΙΔΑ ΚΑΙ ΒΛΑΣΤΗΣΗ ΤΗΣ ΕΛΛΑΔΑΣ / Flora and Vegetation of Greece
Code612E
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
SchoolForestry and Natural Environment
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID420000205

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

Registered students: 45
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses633

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600131810
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Knowledge Deepening / Consolidation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
the students will gain knoledge of: the modern flora of Greece the endemic, threatened and protected flora of Greece the natural and anthropogenic vegetation types the protection status of threatened flora and priority habitat types
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
Introduction to Flora, vegetation, abiotic factors that influence Greek terrestrial ecosystems. Contemporary Flora, endemism, rare and endangered plant species and their protection. Phyto-geographic divisions in Greece. Vegetation zones and extrazonal problems of evolution and classification. Azonal vegetation in particular ecosystems. Flowers and vegetation of Natural Parks, aesthetic forests, natural monuments, wetlands.
Keywords
flora, vegetation, endemism, threatened, protected, species, habitat types
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Multimedia
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
Lectures260.9
Laboratory Work130.4
Fieldwork100.3
Reading Assigment381.3
Exams30.1
Total903
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
Bibliography
Additional bibliography for study
Πανεπιστημιακές παραδόσεις "Χλωρίδα και Βλάστηση της Ελλάδας" Αθανασιάδης, Ν., Ελευθεριάδου, Ε. & Θεοδωρόπουλος, Κ. https://elearning.auth.gr/course/view.php?id=5191)
Last Update
24-09-2018