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300064 EX Speleological excursions Caves of Austria and neighboring countries (2019W)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
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 serve).


max. 25 participants
Language: German



Preliminary meeting Wednesday, 2. 10. 2019, 13 o'clock c.t. Wilhelm Klaus-Saal Geozentrum 2A225:
For a valid certificate it is necessary to attend at least 3 days. A deposit (= cost contribution) of 100, - € is payable at the preliminary meeting.
Meeting of appointments: the excursions can be found by private cars on Saturdays, public holidays or Sundays. Departure 8:00 am Garage Earth Sciences on Saturdays or Sundays.


Aims, contents and method of the course

Security of caving tours, cave genesis, dripstones, hydrology of water caves, paleontological and archeological sites in caves, recent plants and animals in caves, protection of caves and karstic areas.

Assessment and permitted materials

Bericht nach Abschluss der Exkursionen

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria


Examination topics

Reading list

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Last modified: Fr 13.09.2019 12:08