751-4003-01L  Current Topics in Grassland Sciences (autumn)

SemesterAutumn Semester 2023
LecturersN. Buchmann
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish



Courses

NumberTitleHoursLecturers
751-4003-01 SCurrent Topics in Grassland Sciences (autumn)2 hrs
Mon16:15-18:00LFW C 1 »
N. Buchmann

Catalogue data

AbstractResearch results in agro- and forest ecosystem sciences will be presented by experienced researchers as well as by doctoral and graduate students. Citation classics as well as recent research results will be discussed. Topics will range from plant ecophysiology, biodiversity and biogeochemistry to management aspects in agro- and forest ecosystems.
ObjectiveStudents will be able to understand and evaluate experimental design and data interpretation of on-going studies, be able to critically analyze published research results, practice to present and discuss results in the public, and gain a broad knowledge of recent research and current topics in agro- and forest ecosystem sciences.
ContentResearch results in agro- and forest ecosystem sciences will be presented by experienced researchers as well as by doctoral and graduate students. Citation classics as well as recent research results will be discussed. Topics will range from plant ecophysiology, biodiversity and biogeochemistry to management aspects in agro- and forest ecosystems.
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Prerequisites / NoticePrerequisites: Basic knowledge of plant ecophysiology, terrestrial ecology and management of agro- and forest ecosystems. Course will be taught in English.
CompetenciesCompetencies
Subject-specific CompetenciesConcepts and Theoriesassessed
Method-specific CompetenciesAnalytical Competenciesassessed
Social CompetenciesCommunicationassessed
Personal CompetenciesCritical Thinkingassessed
Self-direction and Self-management assessed

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits2 credits
ExaminersN. Buchmann
Typeungraded semester performance
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.
Additional information on mode of examination- active participation in class (80% attendance in presence at minimum)
- oral presentation (30 min plus discussion)

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Offered in

ProgrammeSectionType
Agricultural Sciences MasterSeminar in Plant SciencesW+Information
Agricultural Sciences MasterCrop- and Grassland ScienceWInformation
Doctorate Environmental SciencesGraduate Programme in Plant SciencesWInformation
Environmental Sciences MasterMinor in Agricultural Plant Production and EnvironmentWInformation