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330021 VO Human ecology - Basics in Nutrition Ecology (2014W)

Mensch und Biosphäre

Details

max. 200 participants
Language: German

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes

LEHRVERANSTALTUNGS-TERMINE

DI 7.10.2014 16 bis 18 Uhr HS 5, UZA II

DI 14.10.2014 16 bis 18 Uhr HS 5, UZA II

DI 21.10.2014 16 bis 18 Uhr HS 6, UZA II

DI 28.10.2014 16 bis 18 Uhr HS 6, UZA II

DI 4.11.2014 16 bis 18 Uhr HS 6, UZA II

DI 11.11.2014 16 bis 18 Uhr HS 5, UZA II

DI 18.11.2014 16 bis 18 Uhr HS 5, UZA II

DI 25.11.2014 16 bis 18 Uhr HS 5, UZA II

DI 2.12.2014 16 bis 18 Uhr HS 5, UZA II

DI 9.12.2014 16 bis 18 Uhr HS 5, UZA II

DI 16.12.2014 16 bis 18 Uhr HS 5, UZA II

DI 13.1.2015 16 bis 18 Uhr HS 5, UZA II

DI 20.1.2015 16 bis 18 Uhr HS 5, UZA II


Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

Biospheric change by mankind and reaction of the changed biosphere upon mankind.
Atmospheric balance - ozone problems - greenhouse gases and climate change - the energy questions - chemical impact on the environment and bioaccumulation of toxic substances - loss of biotopes and species - radioactive risk - population bomb, soil destruction, world hunger - alternative ways.
Ecological laws, principles of sustainability , sucessful principles of life on earth - 7 golden rules of biospheric evolution (as applicable to the economy)

Assessment and permitted materials

schriftliche Prüfungen

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Global awareness of ecological limits and their relevance for feeding the world

Examination topics

Frontal lecture with audiovisual support and discussion (the latter limited by student number - divided up upon two lectures halls)

Reading list


Association in the course directory

K 144, L 141; LA-HE 141

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