Course Information
TitleΑΣΘΕΝΕΙΕΣ ΚΗΠΕΥΤΙΚΩΝ ΚΑΙ ΦΥΤΩΝ ΜΕΓΑΛΗΣ ΚΑΛΛΙΕΡΓΕΙΑΣ / DISEASES OF VEGETABLE AND FIELD CROPS
CodeΝ551Υ
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
SchoolAgriculture
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID600017355

Programme of Study: PPS Geōponías (2019-sīmera)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses belonging to the other743
FYTIKĪS PARAGŌGĪSCompulsory Course belonging to the selected specialization (Compulsory Specialization Course)743

Class Information
Academic Year2019 – 2020
Class PeriodWinter
Class ID
600142524
Course Category
Knowledge Deepening / Consolidation
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)
Prerequisites
Required Courses
  • Ν027Υ PLANT PATHOLOGY
Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course the students will be able to: 1. recognize the major diseases on the main vegetable and arable crop species, based on their symptoms 2. suggest control measures based on the knowledge of each disease's epidemiology.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Respect natural environment
  • Be critical and self-critical
Course Content (Syllabus)
Major diseases caused by fungi, prokaryotic organisms and viruses on vegetable and arable crops. Specifically, description of disease symptomatology, aetiology, epidemiology and control is included.
Keywords
Solanaceous vegetables diseases, cucurbitaceous vegetables diseases, cereal diseases, cotton diseases, tobacco diseases, sugar beet diseases, legume diseases
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
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures52
Reading Assigment16
Project13
Exams3
Total84
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Παναγόπουλος Χ. 2000. Ασθένειες Κηπευτικών Καλλιεργειών. Εκδόσεις Σταμούλη, Αθήνα, σελ. 480 Θανασουλόπουλος Κ. 1995. Μυκητολογικές ασθένειες φυτών μεγάλης καλλιέργειας. Εκδόσεις Ζήτη Κατής Ν., Αυγελής Α., 2010. Ιολογικές ασθένειες φυτών μεγάλης καλλιέργειας. Εκδόσεις Αγροτύπος, σελ 196.
Additional bibliography for study
Agrios G. N. 2016. Φυτοπαθολογία. Επιμέλεια μετάφρασης Κατής Ν., Εκδόσεις Utopia, Αθήνα, σελ. 884 Spencer, D.M. 1981. The downy mildews. Academic Press Pegg, G.F.. and Brady, B.L. 2002. Verticillium Wilts. CABI Publishing. American Phytopathological Society (1973). A Compendium of Corn Diseases. University of Illinois and Extension Service, United States Department of Agriculture, Cooperating, USA. Frederiksen, R.A. (1986). Compendium of Sorghum Diseases. American Phytopathological Society, Minnesota, USA. Graham, J.H., Stuteville, D.L., Frosheiser, F.I. and Erwin, D.C. (1979). A Compendium of Alfalfa Diseases. American Phytopathological Society, Minnesota, USA. Shew, H.D. and Lucas, G.B. (1991). Compendium of Tobacco Diseases. American Phytopathological Society, Minnesota, USA. Watkins, G.M. (1981). Compendium of Tobacco Diseases. American Phytopathological Society, Minnesota, USA. Wiese, M.V. (1977). Compendium of Wheat Diseases. American Phytopathological Society, Minnesota, USA. Webster, R.K. and Gunnell, P.S. (1992). Compendium of Rice Diseases. American Phytopathological Society, Minnesota, USA.
Last Update
18-04-2019