Universität Wien FIND

290007 UE Excercises in Physical Geography (2019S)

Gruppe A

2.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 29 - Geographie
Continuous assessment of course work


max. 30 participants
Language: German


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Thursday 07.03. 09:00 - 11:00 Seminarraum 2A310 3.OG UZA II
Thursday 28.03. 09:00 - 11:00 Seminarraum 2A310 3.OG UZA II
Thursday 09.05. 09:00 - 11:00 Seminarraum 2A310 3.OG UZA II
Thursday 27.06. 09:00 - 11:00 Seminarraum 2A310 3.OG UZA II


Aims, contents and method of the course

Aims: In this lecture, the students obtain an overview of basic research- and application-oriented methods of following subdisciplines of physical geography: geomorphology, climate- hydro-, soil and biogeography. Furthermore, after finishing this course they will be capable of embedding their gained results in a bigger scientific context.

Contents: creating terrain profiles, creation and interpretation of climate diagrams and timelines of selected climate parameters, creation and interpretation of hydrographs, interpretation of soil profiles, interpretation of vegetation and land-use data

Methods: group work, lecture, individual work

Assessment and permitted materials

Presence, active cooperation, written protocol

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Minimum requirements: Presence, written report
Assessment scale: active cooperation (20%), written report (80%)

Examination topics

- individual work (see content)
- active cooperation and presentation of results as a group (poster-walk)

Reading list

Via Moodle (incl. lecture-slides)

Association in the course directory

(BA GG 2.3) (BA11-2.2)

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