Course Information
TitleΚΑΛΛΩΠΙΣΤΙΚΑ ΦΥΤΑ ΕΣΩΤΕΡΙΚΩΝ ΧΩΡΩΝ / INDOOR ORNAMENTAL PLANTS
CodeΝ515Ε
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
SchoolAgriculture
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID420001968

Programme of Study: PPS Geōponías (2019-sīmera)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses belonging to the otherWinter-5
FYTIKĪS PARAGŌGĪSElective Course belonging to the selected specialization (Elective Specialization Course)Winter-5

Programme of Study: UPS School of Agriculture (2011-today)

Registered students: 130
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses belonging to the otherWinter-5
FYTIKĪS PARAGŌGĪSElective Course belonging to the selected specialization (Elective Specialization Course)Winter-5

Class Information
Academic Year2019 – 2020
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours5
Total Hours65
Class ID
600142493
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
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
The students after taking and passing succesfully this course: 1. would be able to identify these floral crops 2. could propagate them successfully 3. could understand their vegetative growth and the process of flowering 4. could overcome the various biotic and abiotic problems of these plants 5. could apply their knowledge in managing the commercial production of these floral crops.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Design and manage projects
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
Biological characteristics and cultivation techniques on a commercial basis of foliage plants, flowering pot plants and minor flowering crops. It covers, for each plant species, topics like propagation, irrigation, fertilization, environmental requirements, protection from pests and diseases, physiological disorders, postharvest handling, packaging . Emphasis is given on foliage plants, flowering pot plants (anthurium, gloxinia, cineraria, saintpaulia, hydrangea, begonia, kalanchoe, primula, pelargonium, etc.) and some minor cut flowers. Also, presented possible uses of plants in the interior design of buildings, offices, apartments etc.
Keywords
floral crops, production
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures65
Laboratory Work40
Tutorial22
Written assigments10
Exams3
Total140
Student Assessment
Description
Written exams 80% Lab exams 10% Paper assignment 10%
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
-Γεωργακοπούλου-Βογιατζή, Χ. 2007. Φυτά Εσωτερικών Χώρων. Εκδόσεις Γαρταγάνη, Θεσσαλονίκη.
Additional bibliography for study
-Joiner, J.N. Foliage Plant Production. 1981. Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, N. Jersey -Οικονόμου, Α. 2012. Σημειώσεις Παραδόσεων "Ανθοκομία ΙΙ" - Αντωνιδάκη-Γιατρωμανωλάκη Α. 2012. Φυτά γλάστρας για εσωτερικούς χώρους. Εκδότης: Γιατρωμανωλάκη Α, Ηράκλειο Κρήτης. ISBN: 978-960-93-4036-6
Last Update
17-01-2020