751-4201-00L  Horticulture

SemesterAutumn Semester 2023
LecturersC. Carlen, A. Bühlmann, A. Guyer, A. Näf, T. Verdenal
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman



Courses

NumberTitleHoursLecturers
751-4201-00 VHortikultur
NB: Die Vorlesungen zum Thema Rebbau werden in Französisch unterrichtet.
2 hrs
Mon10:15-12:00LFW C 5 »
C. Carlen, A. Bühlmann, A. Guyer, A. Näf, T. Verdenal

Catalogue data

AbstractThe importance and specificities of the different horticultural crops are shown in this course in the autumn semester. It deals with fruit growing (8 h), berry production (4 h), vegetables (6 h) and viticulture (6 h).
ObjectiveYou are able to describe the production systems of the horticultural crops fruits, berries, vegetables and viticulture (yield formation and physiology, cultivation methods, main varieties, quality factors).

You are able to assess the importance of new conditions (climate, politics, trade) for the production of horticultural crops and identify options for action for production.
ContentThe importance and specificities of the different horticultural crops are shown in this course in the autumn semester. It deals with fruit growing (8 h), berry production (4 h), vegetable growing (6 h) and viticulture (6 h).
Under the responsibility of Agroscope representatives, basic knowledge of production systems (yield formation and physiology, cultivation methods, main varieties, quality) of these horticultural crops, which are important in Switzerland, is imparted.
Lecture notesDelivered during the lectures by the different teachers, Moodle upload.
LiteratureNot needed, maybe specific literature is specified by the different teachers.
Prerequisites / NoticeLanguage and script: German or French, maybe selected parts in English.
CompetenciesCompetencies
Subject-specific CompetenciesConcepts and Theoriesassessed
Techniques and Technologiesassessed
Method-specific CompetenciesAnalytical Competenciesassessed
Decision-makingfostered
Problem-solvingfostered
Social CompetenciesCustomer Orientationfostered

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits2 credits
ExaminersC. Carlen, A. Guyer, A. Näf, T. Verdenal
Typegraded semester performance
Language of examinationGerman
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.
Additional information on mode of examinationSchriftliche Prüfung, keine Hilfsmittel erlaubt.

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ProgrammeSectionType
Agricultural Sciences BachelorPlant SciencesW+Information