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Course Exam

300148 VO Introduction to Desert Biology. Life communities of subtropical and tropical deserts (2019W)

2.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie


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Examination topics

lecture including discussion possibilities, documentation with power point as pdf in 12 parts

Assessment and permitted materials

written examination over the whole subject (60 minutes) at the end of the semester. There are 3 exam dates (end of WS, end of SS and start of next WS)
A positive assessment needs 50 % positive of 10 questions

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Inpart of knowledge about hot deserts as extreme habitats for specialized life communities with high ecological adaptation fitness and physiological power. Discussion of growing risks caused by worldwide increasing desertification of arid regions on the ecological and economical level as well as chances for recultivations.

The subject matter is conveyed on 12 pdf-lectures which will be sent to the students via WE TRANSFER in two tranches during the semster

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