STUDY GUIDE DEPARTMENT OF FORESTRY
FOE401- Forest Management I (2L, 1AP, 3P)
Basic concepts and operational scope of Natural Terrestrial Ecosystems Management. Functions of management: planning-decision making, organizing, staffing, leading and control. Basic concepts and scientific scope of Natural Terrestrial Ecosystems Management. The tools of Management Science/Operations Research and Natural Terrestrial Ecosystems. Qualitative analysis. Quantitative analysis: Networks (Gantt, PERT/CPM), Linear Programming, Forecasting, Dynamic Programming, Simulation, decision theory. Basic concepts and tools of spatial analysis. Sustained yield concepts, growth, maturity, the regular forest.