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300137 VO Flora and Vegetation of Austria in the European Context (2016S)

2.00 ECTS (1.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie


Language: English

Examination dates


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Partly blocked lecture: 4.3., 11.3., 8.4., 15.4 2016

Friday 04.03. 09:00 - 13:00 Hörsaal (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg EG
Friday 18.03. 09:00 - 13:00 Hörsaal (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg EG
Friday 08.04. 09:00 - 13:00 Hörsaal (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg EG
Friday 15.04. 09:00 - 13:00 Hörsaal (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg EG


Aims, contents and method of the course

This lecture gives a survey of the natural and anthropogenic flora and vegetation of Central Europe with focus on Austria and aspects of spatial and habitat differentiation. The foundations, concepts and methods of geobotany are presented.

Assessment and permitted materials

Written Examinations on April 29th, June 17th or October 14th 2016
4 questions (20 points each).
Minimum requirement for positive credit: 41 points.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

The participants acquire a survey vision of the topic and are able to apply their knowledge in theory and in practice work.

Examination topics

Lecture, supplemented by illustrations and working materials furnished by the lecturer.

Reading list

Exkursionsflora für Österreich, Liechtenstein und Südtirol (M.A.Fischer & al. 2008): S. 117-141.
Pflanzengeographische Charakteristik Österreichs (H. Niklfeld 1993). In: Die Pflanzengesellschaften Österreichs (Hrsg. L. Mucina L., G. Grabherr & T. Ellmauer) Teil 1: S. 43-75. Gustav Fischer Verlag, Jena.

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