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17.8.2018 at 09:00 - 4.9.2018 at 23:59
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Timetable

Here is the course’s teaching schedule. Check the description for possible other schedules.

DateTimeLocation
Tue 4.9.2018
09:15 - 11:45
Wed 5.9.2018
14:15 - 16:45
Tue 11.9.2018
09:15 - 11:45
Wed 12.9.2018
14:15 - 16:45
Tue 18.9.2018
09:15 - 11:45
Wed 19.9.2018
14:15 - 16:45
Tue 25.9.2018
09:15 - 11:45
Wed 26.9.2018
14:15 - 16:45
Tue 2.10.2018
09:15 - 11:45
Wed 3.10.2018
14:15 - 16:45
Tue 9.10.2018
09:15 - 11:45
Wed 10.10.2018
14:15 - 16:45
Tue 16.10.2018
09:15 - 11:45
Wed 17.10.2018
14:15 - 16:45
Mon 3.12.2018
14:15 - 16:45

Description

Master degree students in forest sciences.

At least 120 credits in Forestry, or a BSc in other appropriate subject.

After the course the student has a broad knowledge about forest bioenergy and can explain and analyze the technical, ecological, economic and environmental aspects of the production, and utilization.

Period I.

Policy framework and global issues around bioenergy, energy theory and combustion technologies, biomass materials and supplies, procurement and logistics, sustainable production of woody biomass, environmental impacts of production and use, economics of bioenergy production and markets for bioenergy, excursion.

Lectures (36 h), group work (20 h), assignments (10 h), excursion (8 h), written examination (3 h), self study (58 h).

Distributed material during the course.

Written examination. Grading scale: 0–5.

Maximum of 50 students. Teaching in English. Opetus englanniksi.

Prof. Bo Dahlin and university lecturer Veli-Pekka Kivinen.

Replaces former course 837055 Forest bioenergy 5 cr.