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300099 SE Advanced Topics in Microbial Ecology and Biogeochemical Cycles in Soils (2019W)

2.00 ECTS (1.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work



max. 12 participants
Language: English



Vorbesprechung am 4.10.2019, 11:00-12:00 Uhr im ÜR 6, UZA I, Althanstrasse


Aims, contents and method of the course

The aim of this course is to explore and discuss recently published research in soil microbial ecology, biogeochemistry and terrestrial ecosystem ecology. Scientific papers can be selected from a literature list, or be suggested by the students. Each participant will present one paper during the course (powerpoint presentation). After the course you should have 1) improved understanding of the state of the art of current research and open questions in terrestrial microbiology and biogeochemistry and 2) trained your ability to present complex scientific topics in an intelligible way.

Assessment and permitted materials

oral Presentation of a scientific paper, active participating in discussions

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Examination topics

Reading list

will be provided at the first meeting

Association in the course directory


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