Universität Wien

290071 PR Practical Training in Geoecology and Quaternary Research (2020S)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 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. 20 participants
Language: German


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Dear students, we hope that the field course cannot take place as planned. Please see moodle for details.
Presentation: 26.6.20, 9-12, 2A310

Thursday 28.05. 09:00 - 12:00 Seminarraum 2A310 3.OG UZA II
Friday 26.06. 09:00 - 12:00 Seminarraum 2A310 3.OG UZA II


Aims, contents and method of the course

In this course, a revitalized bog in the Lungau will be mapped for biotope types. It is the aim of the course to recognize, determine and map biotope types and to adequately present the results of the mapping exercise.
Due to the Coronavirus, it may be necessary to postpone the field course. Please indicate via moodle, whether you would be available in September 2020 as well.
Cost: Travel in University vehicles and accomodation (multiple beds per room): 160 EUR, self catered apartment. University subsidy available for students assigned to SPL 29.

Assessment and permitted materials

Actve participation, written report, presentation.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Basis knowledge about Vegetation Science or Biogeography and Soil Geography

Examination topics

Field work, Group Work

Reading list

Zepp, H., & Müller, M.J. (Hrsg.) (1999): Landschaftsökologische Erfassungsstandards. Ein Methodenbuch. Forschungen zur Deutschen Landeskunde Bd. 244. 535 p. Selbstverlag, Flensburg.

Association in the course directory


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