Study unit
3513174 Forest Health Management, 3 Cp  
Code 3513174  Validity 01.02.2018 -
Name Forest Health Management  Abbreviation Forest Health M 
Credits 3 Cp Date of expiry  
TypeAdvanced Studies Subject0951 Forestry 
ClassStudy Unit  Hours  
Study right   GradingFail-Pass 
Recommended scheduling 
Organisation Forest Sciences (J) 

Ari Pappinen 

Learning outcomes 

Expanding the understanding of a specific topic from the field of forest health.


Topics from forest zoology, pathology or microbiology, forest damages and forest health management Effects of forest ecosystem disturbances and climate change to forest health. Utilization and management of forest biodiversity.

Modes of study 

Preparation of a report (10 pages) on an approved topic from approved literature (source literature 100 pages minimum).

Study materials 

To be approved based on the topic selected.

Evaluation criteria 



Professor of Forest Protection


Basic knowledge on topics in Forest health.


Continuous registration



Further information 

The registration will happen into WebOodi. After registration you will get code to go in the course Moodle, there are more detailed instructions. After the approval of the literature and report topic with the instructor, the student can start the work. The course can be completed in Finnish or in English.


Letter (J, K) in front of the name of the course/exam indicates the campus on which teaching or exam takes place: J = Joensuu, K = Kuopio.

Present and future teaching
Functions Name Type Cp Teacher Timetable
J: Forest Health Management  Web course  Ari Pappinen  01.09.21 -31.05.22

Future exams
No exams