Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Explain different concepts and key terminologies used in silviculture
- Demonstrate an understanding of the knowledge on tree seeds, forest nurseries, and natural and plantation forest management.
- Carry out research in silviculture.
Forest tree seed; plant production, storage and transport; land preparation, spacing, planting, fertilization, weeding, plant protection, pruning, thinning, yield and wood quality, silvicultural systems; agroforestry and multiple use forestry; establishment and management of nursery and field experiments in silviculture.