Course Information
TitleΑΓΡΟΤΙΚΗ ΟΙΚΟΝΟΜΙΚΗ / AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS
CodeΝ002Υ
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
SchoolAgriculture
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID420001746

Programme of Study: PPS Geōponías (2019-sīmera)

Registered students: 366
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSCompulsory Course214

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

Registered students: 153
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSCompulsory Course215

Class Information
Academic Year2019 – 2020
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Total Hours39
Class ID
600142913
Type of the Course
  • General Knowledge
  • 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)
Learning Outcomes
to understand the role of the agricultural sector on the agricultural and national economy, the markets of agricultural products and agricultural policies.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Work autonomously
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Introduction to Agricultural Economics. Basic concepts and principles of economic production. structure and current trends in agriculture in Greece, the EU and globally. Agricultural production factors. Production costs, cost of manufacturing and economic results. Agricultural production and prices and agriculture’s reliance on natural resources. Agricultural markets and structure.
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 Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures117
Tutorial20
Exams3
Total140
Student Assessment
Description
100% written exams
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Θ.Λιανός, Δ.Δαμιανός, Γ.Μέρ-γος, Μ.Ντεμούσης, ΑΓΡΟΤΙΚΗ ΟΙΚΟΝΟΜΙΚΗ - ΘΕΩΡΙΑ ΚΑΙ ΠΟΛΙΤΙΚΕΣ, Εκδόσεις Ε.ΜΠΕΝΟΥ Αθήνα, 2009.
Last Update
17-05-2020