Course Code : ABF 214

Course Title : Arboriculture

Weekly lecture and application hours of the course: 2 -2

Course Description:This module aims topromote sustainable practice within the arboricultural industry by providing students with a comprehensive understanding of current techniques and equipment used in a range of arboriculture operations.

Textbooks and supplementary books:

  1. Arboriculture Association, (2005) A Guide to Good Climbing Practice. Arboriculture Association. Romsey, Hampshire.

  2. A Guide to the Tools and Equipment of Tree, Principles and Practice. Bradshaw A., Hunt B. E & FN Spon.

Course Evaluation:

  • Class Participation 10%,

  • Mid-term Examination 30%,

  • Assignments 10%,

  • Final Examination 50%,

Attendance 95%compulsory