SKOG210 Forest Products and Wood Technology
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Course responsible: Anders Qvale Nyrud
Teachers: Olav Albert Høibø, Geir Isak Vestøl, Roar Økseter
ECTS credits: 5
Faculty: Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management
Teaching language: NO
Teaching exam periods:
This course starts in the spring parallel. This course has teaching/evaluation in the spring parallel.
Course frequency: Annually
First time: Study year 2007-2008
Wood as an industrial raw material - quality and applications. Forest products trade and roundwood measurement - measurement rules, measurement methods, assessment of volume and value. Wood industry, wood processing industry and wood-based panel industry - production machinery and process engineering. Processing of roundwood and residues. Wood used for bioenergy.
Lectures, processing data and journal writing. Excursions to wood industries.
To be announced in Canvas.
Participation on minimum 2 excursions. 2 exercises must be approved.
Written final examination (3 hours).
42 hours of lectures, 30 hours of excursions and 25 hours of processing data, journal writing and individual study.
Type of course:
An external examiner will evaluate the written exams.
Allowed examination aids: B1 Calculator handed out, no other aids
Examination details: Written exam: Letter grades