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300211 VO Introduction to vegetation ecology (2020W)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie

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Details

Language: German

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Beginn jeweils um 14 Uhr c.t. (= 14:15 Uhr)!

Wednesday 07.10. 14:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg EG
Wednesday 14.10. 14:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg EG
Wednesday 21.10. 14:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg EG
Wednesday 28.10. 14:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg EG
Wednesday 04.11. 14:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg EG
Wednesday 11.11. 14:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg EG
Wednesday 18.11. 14:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg EG
Wednesday 25.11. 14:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg EG
Wednesday 02.12. 14:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg EG
Wednesday 09.12. 14:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg EG
Wednesday 16.12. 14:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg EG
Wednesday 13.01. 14:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg EG
Wednesday 20.01. 14:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg EG
Wednesday 27.01. 14:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg EG

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

The first part of the lecture presents the theoretical background and methodology of vegetation ecology (phytosociology). Topics include the filter-model of the plant community, sampling design, deductive and inductive classification, vegetation databases, numerical methods, the association concept, character and differential species, constancy and fidelity, syntaxonomy, nomenclature. In the second part of the lecture, an overview of the vegetation types of Central Europe is given.

Assessment and permitted materials

Written exam

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Examination topics

Inhalt der Vorlesung

Reading list

E. van der Maarel & J. Franklin (2013): Vegetation Ecology. 2nd ed. Wiley-Blackwell.
H. Ellenberg (2009): Vegetation Ecology of Central Europe. 4th ed. Cambridge University Press.

Association in the course directory

MNB 7, MBO 7, MEC-9, UF MA BU 01, UF MA BU 04

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