651-4088-01L  Physical Geography I (Basics and Spheres) (University of Zürich)

SemesterAutumn Semester 2023
LecturersUniversity lecturers
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman
CommentNo enrolment to this course at ETH Zurich. Book the corresponding module directly at UZH as an incoming student.
UZH Module Code: GEO111

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651-4088-01 VPhysische Geographie I: Grundzüge und Sphären (Universität Zürich)
**Kurs an der Universität Zürich**
2 hrsUniversity lecturers
651-4088-01 UPhysische Geographie I: Übungen zu Grundzüge und Sphären (Universität Zürich)
**Kurs an der Universität Zürich**
2 hrsUniversity lecturers

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AbstractBasics of scientific concepts and global relationships regarding the atmosphere, lithosphere, cryosphere, hydrosphere, pedosphere and biosphere.
Objective- You will learn the basics of physical geography and apply some of these exercises to the lectures.
- You know the basics of physical geography and can use its definitions and technical terms correctly.
- You acquire the physical-geographical background of current problems (climate change, erosion,...).
- In practical exercises they apply the principles of scientific work (analysis, interpretation, written summary).

Performance assessment

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Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits5 credits
Typegraded semester performance
Language of examinationGerman
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.
Additional information on mode of examinationAnmeldemodalitäten, Datum und Ort dieser Leistungskontrolle werden ausschliesslich von der UZH festgelegt.

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