Forest Hydrology and Water Resources

Course Information
TitleΔΑΣΙΚΗ ΥΔΡΟΛΟΓΙΑ ΚΑΙ ΥΔΑΤΙΝΟΙ ΠΟΡΟΙ / Forest Hydrology and Water Resources
Code314Ε
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
SchoolForestry and Natural Environment
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID420000144

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

Registered students: 20
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses633

Class Information
Academic Year2019 – 2020
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600159588
Type of the Course
  • Background
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Knowledge Deepening / Consolidation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
General Prerequisites
There are no General Prerequisites
Learning Outcomes
- ability to analyse and synthesize - ability to apply knowledge - ability to work in interdisciplinary team - capacity to learn - professional knowledge - science and research skills - skilled at utilizing and processing information
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Design and manage projects
  • Respect natural environment
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Relationship between forest vegetation and precipitation, snow, evapo-transpiration. soil water bed, water flow and water quality.
Keywords
Definition, Hydrologic cycle, The role of forests in hydrology
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Description
Video projector during teaching and laboratory exercises
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures451.5
Laboratory Work250.8
Reading Assigment150.5
Written assigments
Exams50.2
Total903
Student Assessment
Description
Examination at the semester end Theory examination grade 50% Laboratory exercises grade 50%
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Additional bibliography for study
Κωτούλας 1971: Μαθήματα Δασικής Υδρολογίας, Θεσσαλονίκη Mingteh Chang 2012: Forest Hydrology: An Introduction to Water and Forests, Third Edition, CRC Press
Last Update
02-11-2020