Specialized Pomology (Evergreen Trees)


COURSE OUTLINE

 

  1. GENERAL
SCHOOL AGRICULTURAL AND FORESTRY SCIENCES
DEPARTMENT AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT
STUDY LEVEL Undergraduate
COURSE CODE AGRON0007 SEMESTER 7th
COURSE TITLE Specialized Pomology -Evergreen Fruit Trees
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
COURSE WEBSITE (URL) https://eclass.duth.gr/courses/OPE01173/
             

 

  1. TEACHING OUTCOMES
Teaching outcomes
Students obtain specialized knowledge of the ecology, morphology and physiology and cultivation of evergreen fruit crops.
General capabilities
§  Independent work

§  Literature search, data analysis and synthesis

§  Development of inductive reasoning

 

COURSE CONTENT

Subtropical and tropical fruits: Origin and early development, description, pollination, fertilization. Climatic and soil conditions. Propagation. Rootstocks and varieties. Cultivation practices. Fruit maturation, harvest and storage.

 

  1. TEACHING AND LEARNING ASSESSMENT METHODS
DELIVERING METHOD In classroom
IT USE §  Power point, videos

§  e-class

 

TEACHING ORGANIZATION Activity Semester workload

 

Lectures 39
Assignment 15
Applied exercises 26
Independent study 45
Course total

(25-hour workload per credit unit)

 

125

STUDENT ASSESSMENT

 

Written formative assessment and exams at the end of the semester and project.

 

 

  1. PROPOSED LITERATURE
§ Book [2683]: Θεριός Ι., Ελαιοκομία, Εκδόσεις Γαρταγάνη

§ Βook [22679238]: Βασιλακάκης Μ. & Θεριός Ι., Εσπεριδοειδή, Εκδ. Γαρταγάνη