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300024 VO Concepts in Ecology (2018W)

Concepts in Ecology

5.00 ECTS (3.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie

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Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first serve).

Details

Language: German

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

The lecture series starts on 4th October 2018 and takes place every Thursday, 14.00-17.00 h.

Thursday 04.10. 14:00 - 17:00 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Thursday 11.10. 14:00 - 17:00 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Thursday 18.10. 14:00 - 17:00 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Thursday 25.10. 14:00 - 17:00 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Thursday 08.11. 14:00 - 17:00 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Thursday 15.11. 14:00 - 17:00 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Thursday 22.11. 14:00 - 17:00 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Thursday 29.11. 14:00 - 17:00 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Thursday 06.12. 14:00 - 17:00 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Thursday 13.12. 14:00 - 17:00 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Thursday 10.01. 14:00 - 17:00 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Thursday 17.01. 14:00 - 17:00 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Thursday 24.01. 14:00 - 17:00 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

This 3 hour lecture course introduces students to important concepts in ecology. Topics covered include biodiversity and its role for ecosystem functioning, trophic interactions (herbivory, detrivory, mutualism), meta-population and meta-community theory, disturbance ecology, succession, biogeochemistry and global nutrient cycles.
Language: German.

Assessment and permitted materials

examination in writing, 7 (open) questions

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

12 or more points (out of 25 possible maximum) to successfully pass the exam

Examination topics

Contents of lectures

Reading list

Further reading will be announced in the individual lecturing units

Association in the course directory

BOE 1, BPB 9, BAN 6, BBO 8, BMG 10, BMB 10, BZO 11, UF BU 10, PMÖ

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