Course code PJH105

PJH105 Urban farming

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Course responsible: Siv Fagertun Remberg
Teachers: Anna Marie Nicolaysen, Trine Aulstad Sogn Tomasgaard, Richard Harvey Meadow, Sissel Torre
ECTS credits: 5
Faculty: Faculty of Biosciences
Teaching language: NO
(NO=norsk, EN=Engelsk)
Teaching exam periods:
January block
Course frequency: Annual
First time: 2016H
Preferential right:
Course contents:
The course will give insight in different areas of urban farming, with emphasis on plants. There will be focus on group work, and the groups will present topics on different areas of urban farming several times during the January block.
Learning outcome:
Give a deeper insight in urban farming.
Learning activities:
Lectures, group work and presentations, practical work, sight visits
Teaching support:
Canvas, guidance from teachers in group work and presentations
Presented on Canvas
Recommended prerequisites:
Mandatory activity:
First day of January block, participation in lectures, group work, presentations, practical work and field trip(s).
Continuous exam. Pass/fail.
Nominal workload:
150 hours
Entrance requirements:
Minimum requirements for entrance to higher education in Norway (generell studiekompetanse)
For a specialization within urban farming, a term paper (PJH205)  is offered in the spring parallell.
The examiner will be involved in the revision and approval of the exam.
Examination details: Continuous exam: Passed / Failed