732321 Mountain forest policy

Lecture and seminar
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Weiß, Gerhard
Offered in
Wintersemester 2022/23
Languages of instruction


The seminar is, for instance, offered to the students of the "Mountain Forestry" curriculum. In the seminar, the students work on topical essays, e.g. understanding of risk in mountain forests, comparison of national policies, fire prevention policies in mountain forests, etc. Special interest of the students will be considered. A special focus is given on international aspects of mountain forestry, e.g. aspects of development cooperation or forestry in different continents, etc.

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

The students shall deepen knowledge and understanding of forest policies and policies for natural hazards prevention in mountain areas.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.