Universität Wien FIND

280216 EX Field Course "Groundwater and Pollutants" (2023S)

Prüfungsimmanente Lehrveranstaltung


Hinweis: Ihr Anmeldezeitpunkt innerhalb der Frist hat keine Auswirkungen auf die Platzvergabe (kein "first come, first served").


max. 12 Teilnehmer*innen
Sprache: Englisch


Termine (iCal) - nächster Termin ist mit N markiert

This course can only be completed in combination with course 280215. The registration for this course is done through the registration of the course 280215.

Dienstag 04.07. 08:00 - 16:00 Eberhard Clar Saal Geologie 2B204 2.OG UZA II
Donnerstag 13.07. 08:00 - 16:00 Eberhard Clar Saal Geologie 2B204 2.OG UZA II
Freitag 14.07. 08:00 - 16:00 Eberhard Clar Saal Geologie 2B204 2.OG UZA II


Ziele, Inhalte und Methode der Lehrveranstaltung

The students know methods and the preparation of sampling for hydrogeological and environmental chemical research questions. They can analyzed the samples taken in the field in the laboratory.
The overall setting of the course is that the water quality at the field site (Lunz am See) is going to assessed. For this, the students will work on three part: Part 1. Hydrogeology /Groundwater
Sampling; Part 2. Sediment/Surface Water; Part 3. Organic pollutants from wastewater.
For each part, there will be a seminar, field and lab component. During the field parts, the students will learn about sampling, sample treatment, field parameters. The laboratory part will include nutrient analysis, inorganic water constituents, and organic trace analysis.

Art der Leistungskontrolle und erlaubte Hilfsmittel

The grading of the total course including the lab and field part (max of 100 points):
25 points for participation in the field
25 points for participation in the lab
50 points for the submitted report.
The grading scheme is as follows:
> 87% (1); 75-86 % (2); 63-74 % (3); 50-62 % (4); < 50 % (5)

Mindestanforderungen und Beurteilungsmaßstab

At least 50 % of the accumulated points from all assessments need to be reached.
Required attendance at preparatory meeting, excursions and laboratory work.


Active participation during the lab and field parts. Submitted report (deadline July, 28th).


A script will be provided (including additional information).

Zuordnung im Vorlesungsverzeichnis

MES-3.11b; MA-ERD-W-4.4

Letzte Änderung: Di 14.03.2023 12:09