TERRESTRIAL ENVIRONMENT AND ORGANISMS

Course Information
TitleΧΕΡΣΑΙΟ ΠΕΡΙΒΑΛΛΟΝ ΚΑΙ ΟΡΓΑΝΙΣΜΟΙ / TERRESTRIAL ENVIRONMENT AND ORGANISMS
CodeEC.ENB.6.21
FacultySciences
SchoolBiology
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorEffimia Papatheodorou
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID40001674

Programme of Study: PPS Tmīma Viologías (2017-sīmera)

Registered students: 47
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Moriakī Viología, Genetikī kai ViotechnologíaElective Courses637
Perivallontikī ViologíaElective Courses637
GenikīElective Courses637

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours5
Class ID
600167988
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
  • Skills Development
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Cognitive: Training students on key issues of structure and function of terrestrial bio communities. Understanding the impact of factors that shape up, structure and function of each bio community Affective: Awareness through the knowledge of the complex relationships and the adaptation of species inside the terrestrial bio communities Skills: Ability to organise and execute sampling and laboratory analysis in order to assess in a quantitave way the parameters controlling function in a terrestrial ecosystem.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Work autonomously
  • Respect natural environment
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Theory: 1. Abiotic factors in terrestrial ecosystems .2 Terrestrial animals. 3. The exit of animals in the land. 4. Support and movement – Evolution of flight. 5. Respiration on the land 6. Displacement (moving in the landscape) 7.Flora and Vegetation - Greek patterns. 8. Main terrestrial ecosystems of the planet. Laboratory Exercises: 1.Mechanical properties of soil., 2. Chemical and biological soil properties 3.Bioclimatic floors 4. Recognition of characteristic species of soil mesofauna
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
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures602.4
Laboratory Work120.5
Fieldwork80.3
Reading Assigment803.2
Written assigments120.5
Exams30.1
Total1757
Student Assessment
Description
Written examination, reports on laboratory work and fieldwork
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative)
  • Report (Summative)
Bibliography
Additional bibliography for study
Η ύλη του μαθήματος καλύπτεται από σημειώσεις των διδασκόντων και από μέρος της ύλης του e-book Ε. Μ Παπαθεοδώρου, Γ.Π. Στάμου (2015). Εδαφικές διεργασίες και Αποκατάσταση εδαφώνs (e-book). Hellenic Academic Libraries, Athens. ISBN: 978-960-603-314-8. URL:http://hdl.handle.net/11419/4292
Last Update
30-08-2021