Universität Wien FIND

Return to Vienna for the summer semester of 2022. We are planning to hold courses mainly on site to enable the personal exchange between you, your teachers and fellow students. We have labelled digital and mixed courses in u:find accordingly.

Due to COVID-19, there might be changes at short notice (e.g. individual classes in a digital format). Obtain information about the current status on u:find and check your e-mails regularly.

Please read the information on https://studieren.univie.ac.at/en/info.

290056 EX Scientific excursion abroad: Slovenia and Croatia (2017W)

Karst- and coastal Geomorphology, natural hazards, rivers and conservation

4.00 ECTS (3.00 SWS), SPL 29 - Geographie
Continuous assessment of course work


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


max. 25 participants
Language: German



Die Exkursion findet vom 9. bis 16. Oktober 2017 statt.


Aims, contents and method of the course

Contents: The first part of the excursion deals with fluvial and hillslope processes and landforms of selected sites in the excursion area. The second part of the excursion focusses on karst morphology. Special attention is given to the role of human-environment-interactions.
Aims: Students should gain deeper insights into topic-related issues (see contents) and should learn to reflect on them critically.
Methods: Field inspections, expert interviews, talks and presentations

Assessment and permitted materials

Written report, blog, active participation

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Written report

Examination topics

Via Moodle

Reading list

Via Moodle

Association in the course directory

(B11-7.2 ) (MG3-EX) (L2-EX) (MA UF GW 02)

Last modified: Mo 07.09.2020 15:42