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270068 VO+SE Selected chapters of ecotoxicology (2019S)

4.00 ECTS (3.00 SWS), SPL 27 - Chemie
Continuous assessment of course work

Details

max. 15 participants
Language: German, English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Kick-off meeting: 4.3.2019 18:00 Seminar room 4 (Phys.Chem)
then every Monday 17:30 - 19:30

Monday 04.03. 18:00 - 19:30 Seminarraum 4 Institut Physikalische Chemie HP Währinger Straße 42 (Kickoff Class)
Monday 11.03. 17:30 - 19:30 Seminarraum 4 Institut Physikalische Chemie HP Währinger Straße 42
Monday 18.03. 17:30 - 19:30 Seminarraum 4 Institut Physikalische Chemie HP Währinger Straße 42
Monday 25.03. 17:30 - 19:30 Seminarraum 4 Institut Physikalische Chemie HP Währinger Straße 42
Monday 01.04. 17:30 - 19:30 Seminarraum 4 Institut Physikalische Chemie HP Währinger Straße 42
Monday 08.04. 17:30 - 19:30 Seminarraum 4 Institut Physikalische Chemie HP Währinger Straße 42
Monday 29.04. 17:30 - 19:30 Seminarraum 4 Institut Physikalische Chemie HP Währinger Straße 42
Monday 06.05. 17:30 - 19:30 Seminarraum 4 Institut Physikalische Chemie HP Währinger Straße 42
Monday 13.05. 17:30 - 19:30 Seminarraum 4 Institut Physikalische Chemie HP Währinger Straße 42
Monday 20.05. 17:30 - 19:30 Seminarraum 4 Institut Physikalische Chemie HP Währinger Straße 42
Monday 27.05. 17:30 - 19:30 Seminarraum 4 Institut Physikalische Chemie HP Währinger Straße 42
Monday 03.06. 17:30 - 19:30 Seminarraum 4 Institut Physikalische Chemie HP Währinger Straße 42
Monday 17.06. 17:30 - 19:30 Seminarraum 4 Institut Physikalische Chemie HP Währinger Straße 42
Monday 24.06. 17:30 - 19:30 Seminarraum 4 Institut Physikalische Chemie HP Währinger Straße 42

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

Basics of aquatic ecotoxicology. Selected chapters on the properties of toxic substances in the environment and in biota. Joint and guided reading of scientific articles in the field of ecotoxicology. Weekly an article or chapter of a book is read by all participants and discussed in the group.

Assessment and permitted materials

For the evaluation the following criteria will be used:
Written test on the subject (25%)
presentation of the presented article (25%)
quality of the submitted abstract (25%)
taking part in the discussion (25%)

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Acquirement of basic knowledge within the field and the comprehension of pathways in some aquatic food chains. Using recent literature all participants should acquire insights to the themes and concepts of ecotoxicological research. Furthermore the participants should learn to evaluate the read articles in terms of their methodical and theoretical premises.

Examination topics

Reading list


Association in the course directory

AC-3

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