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300164 UE Diversity and systematics of plants for ecologists, part 2 (2018S)

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

Details

max. 30 participants
Language: German

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

On 26. June the written final exam takes place.
On two of the course days, the course will be held in the field; details will be announced on time.

Tuesday 22.05. 09:00 - 13:30 Übungsraum 2 (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg 1.OG
Tuesday 29.05. 09:00 - 13:30 Übungsraum 2 (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg 1.OG
Tuesday 05.06. 09:00 - 13:30 Übungsraum 2 (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg 1.OG
Tuesday 12.06. 09:00 - 13:30 Übungsraum 2 (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg 1.OG
Tuesday 19.06. 09:00 - 13:30 Übungsraum 2 (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg 1.OG
Tuesday 26.06. 09:00 - 13:30 Übungsraum 2 (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg 1.OG

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

(1) Consolidation of knowledge on plant families, genera and species
(2) Determination techniques, field excursions
(3) Ecological context: species and their habitats

Potential costs:
excursion flora (recommended, but not mandatory): ca. 40 Euro
tickets for public transport (in case none are already available): ca. 10 Euro

Assessment and permitted materials

intermediate achievement assessments (e.g., plant determination, short protocols) on each course day of in total 4 course days; written exam

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Minimum requirement for positive credit: 50.25 points (of totally 100 points). These 100 points are distributed as follows:
60 points from achievement assessments on in total 4 course days (i.e., 15 points per day)
40 points from written exam

Credit key:
0-50: failed (5)
50,25-63: sufficient (4)
63,25-76: satisfactory (3)
76,25-89: good (2)
89,25-100: excellent (1)

Examination topics

Macro- and microscopic analyses; usage of different determination aids; plant determination

Reading list

Fischer M, Oswald K, Adler W. 2008. Exkursionsflora für Österreich, Liechtenstein und Südtirol. 3. Aufl. - Linz: Land OÖ, Biologiezentrum OÖ Landesmuseum.
Ellenberg H., Leuschner C. Vegetation Mitteleuropas mit den Alpen in ökologischer, dynamischer und historischer Sicht. 6. Auflage. Stuttgart, Ulmer.

Association in the course directory

B-BOE 3, B-BPB 8, B-BAN 9, B-BMG 11, B-BMB 10, B-BPF 8, B-BZO 11, BOE 3, BPB 8, BAN 6, BBO 8, BZO 11

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