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300052 VO Aquatic Microbial Ecology (2012W)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie

Dienstag 8.15-9.45 Uhr im Seminarraum 3; Beginn 02.10.2012



Aims, contents and method of the course

The lecture tackles the relationship between aquatic microorganisms (bacteria, auto- & heterotrophic protists, viruses) and their environment as well as their adaptive strategies. The global role of microorganisms in material- and energy-fluxes of aquatic systems is addressed in particular using various examples. It covers also other relevant features like ecophysiology, bioenergetics, reproduction, motility etc. A particular emphasis is placed on all limnological aspects of microbial ecology.

Assessment and permitted materials

mündliche Prüfung, Deutsch

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Kenntnis von Grundlagen der aquatischen mikrobiellen Ökologie

Examination topics

Vorlesung, power point, Deutsch

Reading list

Association in the course directory


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