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300528 UE Central Topics in Biology and Environmental Sciences: environmental protection (2018W)

4.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work


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


max. 36 participants
Language: German


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Die LV findet teilgeblockt am DO Vormittag statt (10:00-13:00). Die genauen Termine werden in der Vorbesprechung festgelegt.

Thursday 04.10. 11:00 - 12:00 Übungsraum 2 (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg 1.OG


Aims, contents and method of the course

In this seminar the students have to prepare short presentations about subjects related to environmental protection projects (incl. creation of public awareness) from the Botanical Garden of the University of Vienna. The oral presentations should be target group oriented. After each presentation, the contents, materials and methods used and presentation style are discussed.Increased knowledge on subjects related to environmental sciences. Aims: Improvement of didactical skills, ie., facilitation of knowledge based presentations of subjects related to environmental sciences for defined target audiences, improvement of botanical, zoological and ecological knowledge.
Methods: presentations, discussions, group work, feed-back-circles

Assessment and permitted materials

obligatory: 1 oral presentations/participant. Additionally evaluated: Ad-hoc contributions (oral and written) incl. contributions to discussions; written summary of oral presentation (fact sheet; incl. methods proposed and literature used).

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Minimum requirements for positive evaluation: sum of evaluations of oral presentation, of the fact sheet and of the ad-hoc contributions > 50% of total points.

Examination topics

Reading list

Association in the course directory

LA-BU 183, J 234, UF BU 09

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