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290064 EX Scientific excursion abroad: Alpine Geomorphology in the Central Alps (2017S)

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. 23 participants
Language: German



The field-trip will run from 5th to 14th July 2017.


Aims, contents and method of the course

This field-trip will introduce the alpine geomorphology of the Central Alps. Hereby, we will visit selected sites in the Alps and discuss the respective topics in the field. We will walk along tracks for many hours, and will also stay in alpine huts. Therefore, a good physical condition is required.

Assessment and permitted materials

Preparation of an Field-Trip reader; Active participation during the trip; Writing a one--day blog; Preparation of a poster of the field-trip and a final official presentation.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Very good physical fitness; Preparation of the Field-Trip reader; Good text for the blog; Contribution to the final poster and the official presentation - based on the group assignment.

Examination topics

Will be provided.

Reading list

Will be individually provided.

Association in the course directory

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

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