Landscape Ecology of Tropical Forest has been delivering in Odd Semester 2014-2015 for Doctor students. The 2nd – the 6th class meetings has been served by Prof. Hadi Susilo Arifin in Room 13602, Wing 13 Level VI No. 02 in Department of Landscape Architecture, Faculty of Agriculture, IPB Jl. Meranti, Kampus Darmaga, Bogor.

The 1st wee – 04 September 2014: Introduction by Prof. Dr. Cecep Kusmana

The 2nd week – 11 September 2014: Landscape & Principles

The 3rd week – 18 September 2014: Ecological Concept in Brief

The 4th week – 25 September 2014: Landscape Structure – Patches

The 5th week – 02 October 2014: Landscape Structure – Corridors

The 6th week – 09 October 2014: Landscape Dynamic

Lecture Hours: 08:00 – 09:40

Practical Hours: To be confirmed, depends on the activity (discussion, field excursion, scientific article task, and individual task presentation)

The remain weeks, 7th – 14th week will be served by Prof. Dr. Cecep Kusmana and Prof. Dr. Lilik Budi Prasetyo.



1. Determine the term of landscape patch(es), landscape corridor(s), matrix, and landscape mosaic. Give one or two examples of the landscape object, respectively.

2. Write down your answer to this comment box by September 23, 2014 @ 10.00AM.


1. Look for one or two scientific article(s) from Landscape Ecology Journal (Elsevier) through the access of Science Direct

2. Send the selected article(s) to my email address by September 23, 2014 @ 10.00 PM, please.


Good Luck,

Hadi Susilo Arifin