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Course Exam

300351 VO Algae in Freshwaters (2020W)

Ecophysiology with implications for the bio-assessment of aquatic systems and the response to climate change.

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie

Sunday 17.01.2021 11:00 - 12:00 Digital
The oral examination will be on-line via Skype - for students individually or in small groups via Skype (https://join.skype.com/mF0qBrToi8VV (VL Algae of Inland Waters - TEUBNER), the link is also sent by e-mail). For examination, the students can choose the three sub-topics themselves. These are the Introduction to algal taxonomy and macrophytes and types of freshwater, as well as one sub-topic of eco-physiology (part “A” pigments or “B” nutrients + trophy models of the Lakes) as well as one sub-topic of applied eco-physiology (part “A” climate or part “B” of the EU Water Framework Directive). The handout is available via Moodle. The transparencies in the handout with main exam knowledge are marked with a blue dot. In addition, the voice recordings of the current lectures are available for free download on Skype for all lecturing dates (https://join.skype.com/mF0qBrToi8VV (Lecture: Algae of Inland Waters - TEUBNER)). These voice recordings can be used as supplement for the handouts in Moodle.


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



Assessment and permitted materials

Die Prüfung erfolgt mündlich via online Abfrage, für StudentInnen einzeln oder in kleinen Gruppen via Skype (https://join.skype.com/mF0qBrToi8VV (VL Algen der Binnengewässer - TEUBNER), Link siehe auch e-mail Aussendung). Die StudentInnen werden zu Themen der Einleitung sowie einem Teilthema der Ökophysiologie (Teil a Pigmente oder b Nährstoffe + Trophie-Modelle der
Seen) sowie einem Teilthema der angewandten Ökophysiologie (Teil a Klima oder Teil b EU Wasserrahmenrichtlinie) befragt. Die StudentInnen können dabei selbst die drei Teilthemen wählen. Das Handout ist im Moodle verfügbar. Dort sind die Folien mit dem Schwerpunkt-Prüfungswissen mit einem blauen Punkt markiert. Weiters sind die Sprachaufzeichnungen der aktuellee Vorlesungsdurchführung für alle VL-Termine im Skype zum freien Download verfügbar (https://join.skype.com/mF0qBrToi8VV (VL Algen der Binnengewässer
- TEUBNER)). Diese Sprachaufzeichnungen sollen die Handouts im Moodle ergänzen.

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