/1 6AE117 Boreal Forest Management Learning outcomes A candidate with fulfilled qualifications will have the following learning outcome:KnowledgeThe candidate has general knowledge of the value chains in Nordic forestry. knows the most common Nordic forest engineering practices. has gained a deeper knowledge of the products and the specifications needed from the market. SkillsThe candidate is able to identify the different steps in the value chain of forest products. He is able to find and calculate the main income and costs in common forest management operations. General competenceThe candidate has a broad knowledge on forest engineering not only for Nordic environments, but also in a more international perspective Course content Value chains in Nordic forestry. Production with regeneration methods, scarification, thinning. Production with harvesting, forwarding and transportation. Forest terrain classification, area planning, road construction, forestry machinery, ergonomics, logistics, economy, mechanic forestry. Bioenergy value Chain. Teaching and working methods Lectures, excursions, report, seminars Examination Alternative assessment including a semester paper, a presentation and seminars (45% of final grade) Written exam (55% of final grade). Grading according to ECTS-system on scale A-E for passed and F for failed.