Agricultural Policy


COURSE OUTLINE

  1. GENERAL
SCHOOL AGRICULTURAL AND FORESTRY SCIENCES
DEPARTMENT AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT
STUDY LEVEL Undergraduate
COURSE CODE ECO0011 SEMESTER 6th
COURSE TITLE AGRICULTURAL POLICY
INDEPENDENT TEACHING ACTIVITIES

 

TEACHING HOURS PER WEEK ECTS
Lectures and laboratory course 5 5
COURSE TYPE Specialization
PREREQUISITE COURSE(S):
LANGUAGE (TEACHING AND EXAMS) Greek
THE COURSE IS OFFERED TO ERASMUS STUDENTS Yes (in English)
COURSE WEBSITE (URL) http://www.agro.duth.gr/undergraduate/program/ECO0011.shtml
  1. TEACHING OUTCOMES
Teaching outcomes
After this course the students will be able to:

  • Understand and simulate theories and concepts on the impacts and evolutions of agricultural policies and the Common Agricultural Policy.
  • Comprehend and identify national or international effects that different agricultural policy measures or schemes may have on different stakeholders.
General capabilities
  • Independent work
  • Literature search, data analysis and synthesis
  • Development of inductive reasoning
  1. COURSE CONTENT
  1. Concept Policy of Agricultural Products
  2. Agricultural Policy Measures
  3. Forms of Agricultural Policy,
  4. EU Agricultural Policy,
  5. Agricultural policy actors,
  6. Agricultural product policy planning,
  7. Impact of agricultural product policy,
  8. Common Agricultural Policy.
  9. Crop Production Policy
  10. Animal Production Policy
  11. Fisheries policy
  12. Tobacco policy
  13. Cotton Policy

 

  1. TEACHING AND LEARNING ASSESSMENT METHODS
DELIVERING METHOD Online lectures via Microsoft Teams
IT USE Power point, videos

E-class

Microsoft Teams

TEACHING ORGANIZATION Activity Semester workload

 

Lectures 39
Laboratory courses 26
Entomological Collection 15
Independent study 45
Course total

(25-hour workload per credit unit)

 

125

STUDENT ASSESSMENT Written exams at the end of the semester both on theoretical and practical courses.

 PROPOSED LITERATURE

  • “Αγροτική Πολιτική” Σέμος Α., Εκδόσεις ΖΗΤΗ, Θεσσαλονίκη 2004.
  • “Αγροτική Πολιτική”, Παπαγεωργίου Κ., Δαμιανός Π., Σπαθής Π., Εκδόσεις Α. Σταμούλης, Αθήνα 2005.