Course name Possibilities of wood energy
Course date 23.01.2023 - 31.08.2023
Institution XAMK University of Applied Sciences
Course language English
Credits 5 ECTS credit

Field Nature and Environment HUB
Teacher Xamk lehtori
Available for open UAS For Free
Level Bachelor

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Enrolment period 21.11.2022 - 28.05.2023
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Possibilities of wood energy

23.01.2023 - 31.08.2023

Course description

Objective: You can describe the systems of harvesting and transporting energy wood. You can evaluate the technical, economic and ecologic sustainability of energy wood production. You can estimate the consequences of policy changes for the forest sector. Content: How to choose energy wood harvesting sites? How do you select the harvesting system? How do you transport and handle energy wood? How do you organise the storage of energy wood?


Assessment criteria

Students can – use professional vocabulary and concepts in an expert way in different situations. – evaluate information sources critically. – choose appropriate models, methods, software and techniques according to the purpose and justify these choices. – promote teams’ goal-oriented operation.

Assessment scale: 0 – 5

Course info

23.1.-31.8.2023. This course will start on 23 January 2023 and after this date students can start their studies approximately within a week after enrolling on this course. The estimated time for completing this course is 3 months. The last day of registration is 28 May 2023.