1. Reindeer herding as a part of nature usage in Lapland
2. International Forestry
3. English language integrated to previous themes
Forestry Studies are focusing on forestry and other uses of forests in Finlands neighboring countries. Special attention are paid on Barents Region where natural renewable recourses are important for most of livelihoods in the area. In studies are also included a wide information package about Russian forestry.
Studying material will be specified on the course Studying consists lecturers and self-studies Course Evaluation by exam. After the studies the student has basic knowledge of reindeer herding.
The student understands reindeer herding, its economical and cultural aspects and the importance of reindeer husbandry to the individual herder, co-operative and northern environment.
The student knows the organizational structure of reindeer herding and is able to negotiate in land use matters