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Current theory and practice of silviculture will be covered in five themes to allow you to explore the science of establishing, maintaining, thinning and regenerating forests.
Weekly lectures will consolidate knowledge on the growth and development of single trees and of whole forest ecosystems.
Discussions during the lectures will encourage inquiry and informed argument.One main assignment on a real forest scenario will allow you to demonstrate individual thought and analysis.
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
This course runs in weeks 13-17, and is scheduled in Thread 2, so may have contact hours in any or all of these times: Mondays, 14-18; Tuesday, all day; Friday, 14-18. If this is an optional course, there may also be contact hours on Wednesdays, 9-11.
This is the total time spent in lectures, tutorials and other class teaching.