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300379 VO Population and community ecology (2021S)

4.00 ECTS (3.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
REMOTE

Blockveranstaltung: jeweils Montag u. Dienstag, 16-19 Uhr im HS II, Gebäude UZA1, Althanstrasse 14. Nur in der ersten Semesterhälfte!

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

Details

Language: German

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Lecturing is blocked in the months March and April only, starting with 08 March 2021.
In view of the ongoing COVID-19 restrictions it may become required to offer all units of this lecture series using the platform Moodle. Please observe information once the situation has become more clear.

Monday 08.03. 16:45 - 19:15 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Tuesday 09.03. 16:45 - 19:15 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Monday 15.03. 16:45 - 19:15 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Tuesday 16.03. 16:45 - 19:15 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Monday 22.03. 16:45 - 19:15 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Tuesday 23.03. 16:45 - 19:15 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Monday 12.04. 16:45 - 19:15 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Tuesday 13.04. 16:45 - 19:15 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Monday 19.04. 16:45 - 19:15 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Tuesday 20.04. 16:45 - 19:15 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Monday 26.04. 16:45 - 19:15 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG
Tuesday 27.04. 16:45 - 19:15 Hörsaal 2 UZA 1 Biozentrum 2.249 1.OG

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

This lecture series deals with basic concepts of population and community ecology. Topics include population structures (demographic, genetic, and spatial), regulation of population size, density dependence, top-down vs. bottom-up control, r- and K-selection, temporal dynamics of populations, metapopulation concepts, minimum viable population, Allee effects, patterns and assembly rules in species assemblages.

Assessment and permitted materials

digital written test via moodle, duration: 90 min

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

grade 1: 87.5-100% of points that can possibly be achieved in the exam; grade 2: 75-87.5%; grade 3: 62.5-75%; grade 4: 50-62.5%; grade 5: <50%

Examination topics

Contents of lecture series

Reading list

Hints will be given in the first lecturing unit.

Association in the course directory

UF BU 10, BAN 6, BBO 8, BOE 8 , BPB 11, BZO 11

Last modified: Fr 14.05.2021 11:28