FORE426-20S2 (C) Semester Two 2020

Forest Products Marketing and International Trade

15 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 13 July 2020
End Date: Sunday, 8 November 2020
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 24 July 2020
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 25 September 2020

Description

World forest resources. Patterns of world trade, shipping and policies of international trade. Roles of international institutions in free trade and economic integration. Trade, aid and economic development with special reference to forestry and forest industries.

This course will provide students with an understanding of modern marketing tools required today by the forest products sector to compete internationally, along with an appreciation of international trade flows for forest products.

Learning Outcomes

  • Students will be able to:
  • Demonstrate an understanding of international trade commodities and trade flows;
  • Demonstrate an understanding of marketing principles related to forest products;
  • Show the ability to develop future marketing strategies related to international trade of forest products.

Timetable 2020

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 12:00 - 13:00 Jack Erskine 244 13 Jul - 23 Aug
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 10:00 - 11:00 A7 13 Jul - 23 Aug
Lecture C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 12:00 - 15:00 Rehua 528 7 Sep - 18 Oct
Lecture D
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 10:00 - 11:00 Ernest Rutherford 260 7 Sep - 18 Oct
Lab A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 11:00 - 13:00 Rehua 530 13 Jul - 23 Aug
Lab B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 15:00 - 18:00 Eng Core 222 & 223 Drawing Office 7 Sep - 18 Oct
Lab C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 11:00 - 12:00 Jack Erskine 010 Computer Lab 13 Jul - 23 Aug

Course Coordinator

David Evison

Lecturers

Dr Karen Bayne (Scion) and Mr Andres Katz

Textbooks / Resources

Additional reference material will be placed on reserve in the Library as required. Lecture notes will be provided in class.

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,102.00

International fee $4,800.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

For further information see School of Forestry.

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