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290390 EX Physiogeographical Field Trip: Geomorphology of the Salzkammergut (2018S)

2.00 ECTS (1.50 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

21.6.- 23.6.2018

Thursday 08.03. 14:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal 4C Geographie NIG 4.OG C0409 (Kickoff Class)


Aims, contents and method of the course

The excursion goes first to Hallstatt and up to the Plassen. At the Plassen natural hazards and risks threatening Hallstatt will be addressed. Afterwards, we will move up to the Dachstein Plateau. Central themes are glacial processes, karst and landslides as well as the forms created by these processes. Conflicts of interest due to humans will also be discussed.

Detection and understanding of glacial, karstic and landslide processes and forms as well as the resulting risks and conflicts.

Presentations, object lessons, single and group work

Assessment and permitted materials

Presentation, protocol, active cooperation

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Minimum requirements: Presence, written report; assessment scale: presentation (20%), active cooperation (10%), written report (70%)

Examination topics

Via Moodle

Reading list

Via Moodle

Association in the course directory

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

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