Universität Wien FIND

290164 VO Fundamentals in Geomorphology (2016W)

(für Bachelorstudierende)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 29 - Geographie

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Language: German

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Wednesday 05.10. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Wednesday 12.10. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Wednesday 19.10. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Wednesday 09.11. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Wednesday 16.11. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Wednesday 23.11. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Wednesday 30.11. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Wednesday 07.12. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Wednesday 14.12. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Wednesday 11.01. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Wednesday 18.01. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Wednesday 25.01. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

This lecture on Fundamentals in Geomorphology will provide information on geomorphic processes and forms. After acknowledging the historic evolution of the subject, fundamentals of the various related issues are presented. Based on endogenic processes such as plate tectonics and vulcanismn, exogenic processes and forms are detailed. This includes themes covering fluvial -, limnic and coastal -, landsliding -, perigalcial - and glacial processes and forms. In a final part, some perspectives on geomorphology are given.
After successful graduation of the lecture, students are aware of basic concepts in geomorphology and of perspectives of the overall discipline.

Assessment and permitted materials

written exam at the end of the term

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Goals of this lecture: learn the basics of geomorphology and the perspectives for the future development of this field.

Examination topics

Lectures, discussions - in German

Reading list

Will be provided at the end of each lecture

Association in the course directory

(BA GG 2.2) (B11-2.2) (UF BA GW 12) (BA GG 11.2)

Last modified: Th 05.09.2019 12:57