Degrees by CAO Code > DN271 Forestry

DN271 Forestry (FOS1)
School: Agriculture and Food Science

Interested in the environment, forests and wildlife? Then read on to find out more about our forestry degree programme.

     Stage 1   Information
(50 Programme Credits, 10 Elective Credits, Area Notes )
Core   Information  
BIOL10010Animal Biology and EvolutionSemester Two5
BIOL10030Cell and Plant BiologySemester Two5
CHEM00020Introductory Chemistry Semester One5
CHEM10010Introduction to the Chemistry of BiomoleculesSemester Two5
FOR10020Trees and Forests in IrelandSemester One5
MATH10230Mathematics for Agriculture I Semester One5
PHYC10180Physics for Ag. ScienceSemester One5
RDEV10020Information SkillsSemester One5
RDEV10030Introduction to Agricultural Economics and BusinessSemester One5
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AESC10010Land Use and the EnvironmentSemester One5
ANSC10010Introduction to Animal ScienceSemester One5
BSEN10010Biosystems Engineering Design ChallengeSemester Two5
CPSC10010Introduction to Crop ScienceSemester Two5
FDSC10010Food Diet and HealthSemester One and Two5
HORT10020Plants and PeopleSemester Two5
RDEV10040Introduction to Food and Agribusiness ManagementSemester Two5

     Stage 2   Information
(55 Programme Credits, 5 Elective Credits, Area Notes )
Core   Information  
AERD20030Business ManagementSemester One5
AESC20060Soil Science BasicsSemester One5
BSEN20010Engineering and SurveyingSemester Two5
CPSC20040Physiological Plant EcologySemester Two5
FOR20040Tree Structure and FunctionSemester One5
FOR20100Applied BiostatisticsSemester One5
FOR20050Principles of ForestrySemester Two5
FOR30340Professional Forestry PracticeSemester Two5
HORT20070Agricultural BotanySemester One5
MICR20010Agricultural MicrobiologySemester One5
RDEV20140Health, Welfare & Safety in AgricultureSemester Two5

     Stage 3   Information
(50 Programme Credits, 10 Elective Credits, Area Notes )
Core   Information  
AESC30150Forest ProtectionSemester One5
FOR30060Forest EstablishmentSemester One5
FOR30100Forest ManagementSemester One5
FOR30310GIS and Remote SensingSemester One5
FOR30330Silviculture of Forest StandsSemester One5
FOR30070Forest HarvestingSemester Two5
FOR30180Professional Work ExperienceSemester Two10
FOR30320Wood ScienceSemester Two5
FOR30360GIS and Forest SamplingSemester Two5

     Stage 4   Information
(50 Programme Credits, 10 Elective Credits, Area Notes )
Core   Information  
FOR40070Forest PlanningSemester One5
FOR40080GIS and Forest InventorySemester One5
FOR40090SFM AssessmentSemester One5
FOR40120GIS and Experimental DesignSemester Two5
FOR40130Research Project Semester Two15
FOR40060Forest Management PlanYear Long Module15

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