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290171 EX Field Trip: Water Management of the City of Vienna (2019S)

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. 15 participants
Language: German


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Friday , 08/03/2019 15:00 to 18:00 Location: Seminar Room 2A310 3.OG UZA II
(1090 Wien , Althanstraße 14)
The 4 1/ 2- day trip takes 4 days (with sleepover in the spring areas of the City of Vienna) from Fri., 12th April - Mon., 15th April 2019 and half-day in Vienna on Wednesday., the 8th May 2019 13:30-19:30 instead .

The presence in the preliminary discussion is STRICTLY PERSONAL required! Who is NOT present, can definitely NOT attend the field trip! Fee for the excursion : 160 Euro. This amount is payable on the day of the first meeting - on 8. 3. 2019 (beginning 15:00) - directly personally at me ! Who has NOT paid can NOT participate the excursion !

There is the division of the ride-students on the two available institut buses, nominating the bus drivers and all the important information about the excursion schedule and about to composing excursion protocol. Furthermore, an introductory lecture takes place in the excursion subject.

Friday 08.03. 15:00 - 18:00 Seminarraum 2A310 3.OG UZA II


Aims, contents and method of the course

Field Trip: The Water Supply of Vienna - Structural System and Fundamentals of the Physical Region

How works the Viennese water supply? Viewing the facilities an the fundamentals of the physical region: beginning at the storage "Rosenhügel" in the urban area to the springs in the catchment are in Lower Austria and Styria taking account of scientific research projekt in context of karst-research (geology, hydrology, karst-hydrology, biology/vegetation, forest-ecology, snow-measurement-programm, GIS-model).

ECTS-Punkte (ECTS credit points): 2,5

Assessment and permitted materials

Participation and interest during the excursion, writing a comprehensive excursion protocol

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

1) For all appointments attendance and participation is mandatory:
-) Briefing
-) 4-day excursion
-) 1/2-day in Vienna for excursion and presentation Excursion Protocol
2) Oral presentation of Excursion Protocol

Examination topics

Excursion themes

Reading list

Association in the course directory

(B11-7.3) (MG3-EX) (L2-EX) (BA UF GW 18)

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