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Spatial Aspects of Biodiversity
(dt. Räumliche Aspekte der Biodiversität)

Level, degree of commitment Profile module, compulsory elective module
Forms of teaching and learning,
Seminar „Großlebensräume der Erde“ (1 SWS) Exkurs,
180 hours (seminar: 10 h Exkursion mit recitation class: 100 h private study inkl. Vorbereitung and Ablegen der Prüfungen: 70 h)
Credit points,
formal requirements
6 CP
Course requirement(s): Protocol
Examination type: Presentation
The grading is done with 0 to 15 points according to the examination regulations for the degree program B.Sc. Biologie.
1 1/2 Semester,
Beginn i.d.R. 2. Hälfte Wintersemester
Person in charge of the module's outline Brandl, Matthies (V)


In the seminar

Elaboration and presentation of the abiotic and biotic basics of the specific habitats studied based on the relevant literature.

On the field trip with exercise

Elaboration of the effect of abiotic and biotic factors on spatial patterns of biodiversity in the field using quantitative field ecology methods; planning sampling; methods of studying spatial distribution.

Qualification Goals

In-depth knowledge of habitats and their organisms and the spatial patterns of plants and animals of selected geographic areas; confident application of field ecological methods; documentation, interpretation, and discussion of biodiversity data




Module imported from B.Sc. Biologie.

When studying B.Sc. Computer Science, this module can be attended in the study area Minor subject Biology.

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