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300379 VO Nature in our hands (2020W)

Introduction to species and area conservation (Bioethics)

2.00 ECTS (1.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie

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Language: German

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Derzeit geplant als Präsenzvorlesung, wird aber der aktuellen Covid-Situation angepasst und falls es nötig wird auf Online-Unterricht umgestellt.

Wednesday 03.02. 09:45 - 12:00 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Thursday 04.02. 09:45 - 12:00 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Friday 05.02. 09:45 - 12:00 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Monday 08.02. 09:45 - 12:00 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG

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Aims, contents and method of the course

The lecture series deals with the topis: Why conservation of nature? Which are the international and national categories of species and area conservation? Which are the tasks and legal duties to be implemented? The problems of species release and reintroduction, revitalisation and management, as well as monitoring and evaluation of conservation programs are discussed. Austrian case studies illustrate praxis and conflicts.

Assessment and permitted materials

one-hour written exam at the end of the lecture block, additional terms are announced.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

The participants avail knowledge on the international and national categories of nature conservation and the legal consequences. They are aware of problems in conservation praxis.

Examination topics

lecture with powerpoint presentation

Reading list


Association in the course directory

BIO 5, UF BU 10

Last modified: Fr 11.09.2020 11:29