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300206 VO Introduction to Marine Pollution (2019S)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie

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Details

Language: English

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Tuesday 05.03. 13:00 - 15:00 Seminarraum 3, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, Z2.027 1.OG
Tuesday 19.03. 13:00 - 15:00 Seminarraum 3, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, Z2.027 1.OG
Tuesday 26.03. 13:00 - 15:00 Seminarraum 3, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, Z2.027 1.OG
Tuesday 02.04. 13:00 - 15:00 Seminarraum 3, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, Z2.027 1.OG
Tuesday 09.04. 13:00 - 15:00 Seminarraum 3, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, Z2.027 1.OG
Tuesday 30.04. 13:00 - 15:00 Seminarraum 3, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, Z2.027 1.OG
Tuesday 07.05. 13:00 - 15:00 Seminarraum 3, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, Z2.027 1.OG
Tuesday 14.05. 13:00 - 15:00 Seminarraum 3, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, Z2.027 1.OG
Tuesday 21.05. 13:00 - 15:00 Seminarraum 3, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, Z2.027 1.OG
Tuesday 28.05. 13:00 - 15:00 Seminarraum 3, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, Z2.027 1.OG
Tuesday 04.06. 13:00 - 15:00 Seminarraum 3, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, Z2.027 1.OG
Tuesday 18.06. 13:00 - 15:00 Seminarraum 3, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, Z2.027 1.OG

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

This course begins by introducing basic ecotoxicological concepts and then illustrates marine pollution based on the topics oil, heavy metals, halogenated hydrocarbons, radioactivity, eutrophication, and marine debris; marine fisheries and mariculture are presented as examples of the use and abuse of marine resources.

Assessment and permitted materials

erster Prüfungstermin Ende Juni, zweite Prüfungstermin: ca. mitte Oktober 2019.
first exam date in late June, second exam date sometime in mid-October 2019. Exam is a mixture of multiple-choice, true-false and short questions (in English, but answers can be in German)

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Examination topics

Reading list

Marine Pollution (5th edition, 2001), R.B. Clark, Oxford University Press, (239pp).
Marine Pollution, Frid & Caswell, Oxford Univ. Press (2017)(268 pp)
The basic course contents, i.e. a shortened and condensed version of the individual PowerPoint presentations, will be placed on Moodle.

Association in the course directory

WZB

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