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Faculty of Forestry

FOPE: Forestry Online Professional Education

FOPE 500 (3) Sustainable Forest Management in a Changing World
Origins of sustainable forest management; criteria and indicators of sustainable forest management used globally and how these will need to be adapted to our changing climate. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
FOPE 501 (3) Geomatics in Forestry: Data Collection and Management
Fundamental concepts of spatial technologies and geo-spatial analysis. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
FOPE 502 (3) Introduction to Urban Forestry in the Asian Pacific Region
Principles behind urban forest governance, urban forest planning and green-space management, and their role in human health and wellbeing in the Asia-Pacific Region. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
FOPE 503 (3) Climate Modelling and Forest Applications
Potential impacts of climate change on global forest systems. Concepts and techniques of climate change modelling; adaptive management strategies. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
FOPE 504 (3) Structure and Composition of Tropical Forest Ecosystems
Ecological characteristics of tropical forests including their structure and composition. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
FOPE 505 (3) Ecological Processes in Tropical Forests
The ecological processes found in tropical humid and dry forests, including a series of case studies drawn from tropical forests around the world. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
FOPE 507 (3) International Forestry Issues, Institutions, and Multilateral Agreements
Major contemporary global natural resources management issues emphasis on Forestry. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
FOPE 508 (3) Forest Ecosystem Services and Community Livelihoods
Interdependence and dynamics of different forest ecosystem services and how they contribute to sustainable forest management and community livelihoods. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
FOPE 509 (3) Plantation Design and Management
Managing the key factors that affect forest plantations in tropical and subtropical areas in the Asia-Pacific region. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.

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