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300253 UE Methods in Field Research (2018S)

Focus: Birds and small Mammals

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

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Details

max. 12 participants
Language: German, English

Lecturers

Classes

Vorbesprechung am 08.03.2018 um 14:30 Uhr im Besprechungszimmer des Department für Verhaltensbiologie, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1090 Wien
Die Teilnahme an der Vorbesprechung ist verpflichtend, anderenfalls erfolgt eine Abmeldung von der Lehrveranstaltung.
Teil Vögel: Grünau 2. Juli 2018 bis 5. Juli 2018 geblockt.
Übernachtung in der Studenten-Hütte Almsee (Selbstversorgerhütte).
Kosten pro Übernachtung belaufen sich auf 10,- Euro pro Person.
Teil Säuger: nach Übereinkunft im Juni 2018. Blumengärten Hirschstetten, 3 Termine (9 Uhr - ca. 12 Uhr) müssen absolviert werden. Die Termine können aus mehreren Terminen gewählt werden.


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Aims, contents and method of the course

Methods in field research will be introduced and trained. One part of the course will focus on bird research the other one on small mammals. Methods included are: capture-mark-recapture including bird-ringing, determination of physiological and morphological parameters, sexing, telemetry, home-range analyses, methods in behavioural recording, habitat mapping, data analyses.

Assessment and permitted materials

Active participation in the field and written reports for both parts of the course.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Participation and writing two reports.

Examination topics

Reading list


Association in the course directory

MZO W-7, B-WZB, WZB

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