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290036 EX Physiogeographical Field Trip: Thayatal (2019W)

1.00 ECTS (0.50 SWS), SPL 29 - Geographie
Continuous assessment of course work


max. 20 participants
Language: German



Date of excursion: 18.10.2019


Aims, contents and method of the course

Understanding linkages and interactions in fluvial and human-environment systems.

In the course of this excursion basic ideas and concepts of fluvial geomorphology will be presented. The main focus lies on the role of fluvial systems in forming landscapes. Furthermore, objectives and tasks of National Parks by reference to the National Park Thayatal will be discussed.

Object-lession, discussion

Assessment and permitted materials

Written report (80%), active cooperation (20%)

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Presence, written report

Examination topics

Course contents

Reading list

Roetzel, R. (2005). Geologie im Fluss . Erläuterungen zur Geologischen Karte der Nationalparks Thayatal und Podyjí. GBA Wien.

Association in the course directory

(BA GG 6.1) (MG3-EX) (L2-EX) (BA UF GW 18)

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