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300024 VO Concepts in Ecology (2020W)

Concepts in Ecology

5.00 ECTS (3.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie

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Details

Language: German

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Thursday 01.10. 13:15 - 15:45 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Thursday 08.10. 13:15 - 15:45 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Thursday 15.10. 13:15 - 15:45 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Thursday 22.10. 13:15 - 15:45 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Thursday 29.10. 13:15 - 15:45 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Thursday 05.11. 13:15 - 15:45 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Thursday 12.11. 13:15 - 15:45 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Thursday 19.11. 13:15 - 15:45 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Thursday 26.11. 13:15 - 15:45 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Thursday 03.12. 13:15 - 15:45 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Thursday 10.12. 13:15 - 15:45 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Thursday 17.12. 13:15 - 15:45 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Thursday 07.01. 13:15 - 15:45 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Thursday 21.01. 13:15 - 15:45 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.

Lectures will take place as usual in the hall HS 2, unless actual situation may necessitate modifications. Talks will be recorded usieng the software function "Collaborate". These recordings as well as all slides will be made available to registered students. Accordingly, also students who do not wish to personally attend, will experience no disadvantage. Please note that the service u:stream is not available in the lecture hall H2. Changes in procedures may become necessary on very short notice, depending on the COVID-19 situation.

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

References will be given by the lecturing scientific staff during the individual units

Association in the course directory

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

Last modified: We 10.02.2021 11:09