Course Information
TitleΥΠΟΤΡΟΠΙΚΑ-ΤΡΟΠΙΚΑ ΜΙΚΡΑ ΚΑΙ ΛΟΙΠΑ ΟΠΩΡΟΦΟΡΑ / SUBTROPICAL-TROPICAL-SMALL FRUIT TREES AND OTHER FRUIT TREES
CodeΝ561Ε
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
SchoolAgriculture
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID600017371

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

Class Information
Academic Year2019 – 2020
Class PeriodWinter
Class ID
600142531
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
General Prerequisites
Students should be familiar with the reasrch in bibliography of scientific publications and sources about fruit science.
Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to: 1.understand the physiology of small fruits 2. understand the teqniques underlying the cultivation of small fruits.
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
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Μorpholofical and botanical traits of strawberry. Propagation of strawberries. Systems of strawberry planting. Out-of-season strawberry production. Hydroponic strawberry yield. Strawberry cultivars. Strawberry pollination, fertilization, fruit set, fruit growth and development. Strawberry fruit ripening, maturity criteria, harvest and storage. The cultivation of blackberry, raspberry and blueberry. Other fruits (gooseberries, cranberries, hippophaes). Nutritional value of small fruits.
Keywords
Pomology, small fruit physiology.
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
Description
Teaching with powerpoint e-class platform: Blackboard.
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1. Βασιλακάκης, Μ. (1997). Μικρά οπωροφόρα. Εκδόσεις: Γαργατάνη, Θεσσαλονίκη
Additional bibliography for study
1. Ποντίκης, Κ. (1996). Ειδική Δενδροκομία - Ακρόδρυα, πυρηνόκαρπα, Λοιπά καρποφόρα. Εκδόσεις: Σταμούλη Α.Ε., Αθήνα.
Last Update
18-04-2019