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300496 EX Interdisciplinary Excursions (2016S)

Interdisciplinary Excursions

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

Beginn: 10.03.2016


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


max. 60 participants
Language: German



Beginn und Vorbesprechung: 10.03.2016 um 14.00 Uhr im HS 1 (Anwesenheitspflicht)
Bitte zur Vorbesprechung unbedingt 150,00 Euro mitbirngen!
UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1090 Wien
Voraussichtliche Termine:
Stadtbiotope Wien
Gruppe 1: 19.4., 2016
Gruppe 2: 20.4. 2016
Gruppe 1: 21.4., 2016
Gruppe 2: 22.4., 2016
Gruppe 1: 28.4., 2016
Gruppe 2: 29.4., 2016
Hundsheimer Berg, Auen
Gruppe 1: 24.5., 2016
Gruppe 2: 25.5., 2016
Nördliche Kalkalpen
Gruppe 1: 14.+15.6., 2016
Gruppe 2: 16.+17.6., 2016


Aims, contents and method of the course

Knowledge about characteristic austrian habitats and landscape types including the urban system of Vienna with regard to landscape ecology, vegetation, floristic and faunistic composition, paleobiological as well as geological and geomorphological pecularities.
Didactic methods: conventional one and/or two days excursions with groups of ca. 30 students by bus; leadership inter- and multidisciplinary, respectively. The representatives of single disciplines are commenting the single phenomena on the visited habitats building bridges to the other involved disciplines; students have the possibility for active and interdisciplinary discussions. Evaluations of participants: announcement in the preliminary talk
Contents: Pannonian landscapes (Danube, March, Mountains of Hainburg, Lake Neusiedlersee Region), Alpine Regions (Rax, Schneeberg, Hochwechsel), Ecosystem Wienerwald ("Vienna Woods"), the urban system of Vienna including aspects of human ecology

Assessment and permitted materials


Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

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Reading list

Association in the course directory

LA - BU 254

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