Universität Wien FIND

300449 SE Literature seminar on biodiversity and ecosystems (2018W)

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

Details

max. 24 participants
Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Preparatory meeting: 1 October 2018, 13:15, Ecology cenference room

Monday 01.10. 13:15 - 14:45 Konferenzraum Ökologie Biozentrum 2.241 1.OG
Monday 08.10. 13:15 - 14:45 Konferenzraum Ökologie Biozentrum 2.241 1.OG
Monday 15.10. 13:15 - 14:45 Konferenzraum Ökologie Biozentrum 2.241 1.OG
Monday 22.10. 13:15 - 14:45 Konferenzraum Ökologie Biozentrum 2.241 1.OG
Monday 29.10. 13:15 - 14:45 Konferenzraum Ökologie Biozentrum 2.241 1.OG
Monday 05.11. 13:15 - 14:45 Konferenzraum Ökologie Biozentrum 2.241 1.OG
Monday 12.11. 13:15 - 14:45 Konferenzraum Ökologie Biozentrum 2.241 1.OG
Monday 19.11. 13:15 - 14:45 Konferenzraum Ökologie Biozentrum 2.241 1.OG
Monday 26.11. 13:15 - 14:45 Konferenzraum Ökologie Biozentrum 2.241 1.OG
Monday 03.12. 13:15 - 14:45 Konferenzraum Ökologie Biozentrum 2.241 1.OG
Monday 10.12. 13:15 - 14:45 Konferenzraum Ökologie Biozentrum 2.241 1.OG
Monday 07.01. 13:15 - 14:45 Konferenzraum Ökologie Biozentrum 2.241 1.OG
Monday 14.01. 13:15 - 14:45 Konferenzraum Ökologie Biozentrum 2.241 1.OG
Monday 21.01. 13:15 - 14:45 Konferenzraum Ökologie Biozentrum 2.241 1.OG
Monday 28.01. 13:15 - 14:45 Konferenzraum Ökologie Biozentrum 2.241 1.OG

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

The participants discuss problems of biodiversity and ecosystems research, based on contemporary papers.

Assessment and permitted materials

Attendance control, oral presentation of the chosen papers, participation in discussions.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Following the ductus of the chosen manuscripts, students deal with the methodological aspects of the paper, explain field and laboratory techniques and interprete the data and hypothesis testing. Furthermore, the participants practice the handling of "scientific English" and train presentation and discussion skills.

Examination topics

Guided preparation, presentations using contemporary media, discussion.

Reading list

Will be provided at the start of the seminar.

Association in the course directory

MEC-3

Last modified: Tu 19.03.2019 19:08