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300227 EX Speleological excursions Caves of Austria and neighboring countries (2021W)

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


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


max. 20 participants
Language: German



4 one-day trips are planned for October-November. The exact dates will be announced timely (trips will take place on Saturdays or Sundays).


Aims, contents and method of the course

Caving safety cave formation, dripstones, hydrology of water caves, paleontological and archeological sites in caves, recent plants and animals in caves, protection of caves and carstic areas.
The excursion will depend on available personal cars.
A fee of 50,-€ is to be paid.
Due to current COVID situation the will be no preliminary meeting. Further informations ( about the needed equipment, cars, fee payment methods) will follow per email after the registration deadline.

Assessment and permitted materials

Report on a topic of the excursions

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria


Examination topics

Reading list

Association in the course directory


Last modified: We 01.09.2021 14:49