Title of the title: Degree in Forest and Natural Environment Engineering
Knowledge branch: Engineering and Architecture
Center where it is taught: Higher Polytechnic School of Engineering R / Benigno Ledo, University Campus 27002 Lugo
Date of authorization for the implementation of the title by the Xunta de Galicia: Decree 150/2010 of September 16 (DOG 09/23/10
Date of publication in the BOE: February 22, 2011
Date of the last accreditation: 07/29/2010
Responsible for the title: Cuesta Garcia, Tomas Serafin
Degree coordinator: Riesco Muñoz, Guillermo
Teaching conditions:Offer periodicity: annual
Type of teaching: Face-to-face
Study regime: full time / part time
Languages of use: Spanish GalicianInteruniversity degree: No
Coordinating University:University of Santiago de CompostelagoalsThat students demonstrate that they possess and understand knowledge in an area of study that is the basis for general secondary education in that field of study.
That students know how to apply their knowledge to their work or vocation in a professional way.
That students have the ability to gather and interpret relevant data to make judgments that include a reflection on relevant issues of a social, scientific or ethical nature.
That students can transmit information, ideas, problems and solutions to a specialized and non-specialized public.
That students have developed those learning skills necessary to undertake further studies with a high degree of autonomyBasic skillsThat students have demonstrated to possess and understand knowledge in an area of study that starts from the base of general secondary education, and is usually found at a level that, although supported by advanced textbooks, also includes some aspects that imply knowledge from the forefront of your field of study;
That students know how to apply their knowledge to their work or vocation in a professional way and possess the competencies that are usually demonstrated through the elaboration and defense of arguments and the resolution of problems within their area of study;
That students have the ability to gather and interpret relevant data (usually within their area of study) to make judgments that include reflection on relevant issues of a social, scientific or ethical nature;
That students can transmit information, ideas, problems and solutions to both a specialized and non-specialized audience;
That the students have developed those learning skills necessary to undertake further studies with a high degree of autonomy.CurriculumItineraries or mentions:
The Degree in Forest Engineering and the Natural Environment has the following mentions:Mention in Forestry Operations
Mention in Forest IndustriesStudents must finish the degree, at least, with one of the two mentions, which will appear in their graduate degree.
Temporal arrangement of studies:
It is not contemplated
Credit transfer and recognition:
It consists of the acceptance by a university of the credits that were obtained in an official education, in the same or in another university, and that are computed in other different education for the purposes of obtaining an official degree.
It implies that in the official academic documents accrediting the successive teachings for each student, the totality of the credits obtained in official teachings taken previously, at the same or at another university, that have not led to the obtaining of an official degree, will be included.
The USC regulates these two figures in the following regulations published on the web:
Recognition of university activities and transversal competences of the usc:
Students will be able to obtain up to a maximum of 12 optional credits for the recognition of the activities contemplated in article 12.8 of RD 1393/2007 and of the transversal competences of the USC. Cross-cutting competences for all USC Master's degrees are considered instrumental knowledge of (1) foreign languages; (2) Galician language, and (3) information and communication technologies. In any case, the maximum number of recognizable credits for the activities of article 12.8 of RD 1393/2007 will be 6.Professional outingsThis title qualifies to practice the profession of Forest Technical Engineer, specializing in Forest Exploitations and Forest Industries, upon compliance with the provisions of Order CIN / 324/2009, of February 9, which establishes the requirements for the verification of the official university degrees that enable the exercise of the profession of Forest Technical Engineer, with respect to the competences to be acquired, related to the specific technologies of these specialties
The professional activities that Engineers carry out to a greater extent
de Montes and the Technical Forestry Engineers includes:Consulting
Construction and facilities
Security and health
Supply and service companiesThe three most recurrent professional profiles in the two specialties are:Projects and consultancies (18.3%)
Forestry, forest management and fish farming (14.5%)
Protection and forest fires (11.5%).