Universität Wien

290113 EX Scientific excursion: Geohighlights of the Eastern Alps (2020W)

5.00 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. 20 participants
Language: German


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Date: 19.10. bis 24.10
Costs: max. €1000 (excl. funding amount)

Tuesday 06.10. 09:00 - 11:00 Hörsaal 1 2A120 1.OG UZA II Geo-Zentrum


Aims, contents and method of the course

Aims: Students should gain deeper insights into topic-related issues (see contents) and should learn to reflect on them critically

Contents: geomorphology/ressources/natural hazards/conservation (Bohemian Massif, Molasse Basin, Flysch Zone, Northern Calcareous Alps, Central Alps, Southern Calcareous Alps, Julian Alps (Slovenia))

Methods: Field inspections, expert interviews, talks and presentations

Assessment and permitted materials

Written report (40 %), blog (40 %), active participation (20 %)

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Written report, blog

Examination topics

Excursion contents

Reading list

ZEPP, H. Geomorphologie. 7. Auflage. UTB, 2017

VEIT, H. Die Alpen - Geoökologie und Landschaftsentwicklung. UTB, 2002.

Association in the course directory

(MG3-EX) (MA UF GW 02)

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