AG 245 :: Tropical Silviculture and Forest Plant Propagation
Spring 2013 @Hawaii CC

CRN: 18634 (E. HI)
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Orlo C. Steele
orlo@hawaii.edu
(808) 934-2623 (Ph)
(808) 934-2627 (Fax)
Instructional Mode: ITV
Dates: 01/07/2013 - 05/09/2013
Schedule:
T
9:00am- 11:45am
Origination Site: HawCC
Receive Sites: West Hawaii
Course Restrictions: Hawaii county only
Course Prerequisites: PreReq: “C” or better in Eng 102; and “C” or better in Eng 100; and “C” or better in Math 120; and “C” or better in AG 175
CoReq: AG 245L
Course Description: Designed for students in Forest TEAM and related careers. Ecology, restoration and management of native and non-native forest ecosystems.
Classification, identification, structure, growth and development of trees and understory plants in forest ecosystems. Selection, propagation and cultivation of seeds and propagules.
Textbooks: Revised text 10-24-2012

Growing Plantation Forests, 1st edition (REQUIRED)
by: West P.W.
Publisher: Springer
2006
ISBN 978-3-540-32478-2

Books may be purchased at the UH Hilo bookstore or ordered online at http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/hilo/home.aspx. If you do not have access to the Internet or unable to travel to the bookstore, you may also order by phone at 1-800-UHBOOKS
Technical Requirements: This interactive video (ITV) course is delivered using a videoconferencing system. It allows students to attend the course on a SPECIFIC DAY/TIME and CAMPUS other than the campus where the instructor originates the course. Therefore, distance learners must attend each class session at the SPECIFIC DAY/TIME and SPECIFIC LOCATION.

Online Component
Course also includes an online component. Familiarity with using a computer and basic Internet skills (browsing, sending e-mail, saving/sending files) is required. Students must have a computer with Internet access and a UH email account. For more information in regards to obtaining a UH email account please go to the following website: http://www.hawaii.edu/askus/563
Additional Notes: 18635 (W. HI) has been cancelled due to zero enrollment.
Updated: Wednesday, January 23, 2013 09:23:32