743271 Practical Training in Alpine Terrestrial Animal Ecology

summer semester 2016 | Last update: 07.11.2017 Place course on memo list
Practical Training in Alpine Terrestrial Animal Ecology
PJ 3
every 2nd year

Participants will be able to assess and evaluate the animals of terrestrial high alpine habitats.

This module provides an overview of terrestrial high mountain animals (vertebrates and invertebrates) from habitats ranging from the timberline to the nival zone. The specific habitats will be introduced by experts during the excursions, with focus on species determination.

Specific topics comprise vertebrates and arthropods of the high mountain area, altitudinal distribution of the soil fauna, succession and trophic interactions on the glacier foreland.

Continuous assessment (based on regular written and/or oral contribution by participants).

Course examination according to § 7, statute section on "study-law regulations"

Will be discussed in the first lesson.

not applicable
mehrtägige Exkursion im Zeitraum 17.-24.7.2016, Obergurgl
Group 0
Date Time Location
Fri 2016-03-11
12.30 - 13.00 Praktikumsraum Biol. Praktikumsraum Biol. Barrier-free Vorbesprechung