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300066 VO Aquatic biodiversity - control and consequences (2016W)
Vorbesprechung am Mi 5.10.2016, 14:00 Uhr im Konferenzraum Ökologie, UZA I.
Termine der LV nach Vereinbarung in der Vorbesprechung.
Weekly lecture tuesdays 13:30-15:00, Seminarraum Limnologie
Written exam (multiple choice) on last day in january.
Assessment and permitted materials
Written exam at the end of the lecture
Minimum requirements and assessment criteria
Learn about the mechanisms regulating diversity in aquatic systems
Gain mechanistic understanding for the role of diversity for ecosystem functioning.
Become acquainted with central concepts with regard to aquatic systems: Island Biogeography - lakes as inverted islands; Metacommunity Theory; Biodiervsity-functioning hypothesis; species-energy hypothesis
The lecture will be split in lecture and reading & discussing relevant studies.
MEC-9, UF MA BU 01, UF MA BU 04, MZO W-8
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