930100 Introduction to agricultural sciences

Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Knaus, Wilhelm Friedrich
Department of Sustainable Agricultural Systems
Offered in
Sommersemester 2018
Languages of instruction


Introduction into agricultural sciences

* Per unit 2 topics are being presented by two professors and present their own personal research, followed by discussion

* Activity of students: critical discussion on the subjects, lectures and theses of the lecturers.

* The most important subjects/statements of the departments are the subject of the written examination


Previous knowledge expected

This is an introduction to the agtricultural sciences!

Contents of the examination are taken exclusively from the contents of the lectures.

The presentations will be recorded and posted on the BOKUlearn afterwards. We will try, but can not guarantee, that all records will be uploaded quickly and without gaps in BOKUlearn. It is therefore suggested to be present at the lectures.

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Introduction into agricultural sciences

Students can get a realistic picture of the bachelor's programme agricultural science and get an insight into the agricultural sciences, as well as in areas of work and methodology of science.

The lecture corresponds to the claims of a STEOP-lecture:
• information about the bachelor programme (contents, history,...)
• Orientation and assistance for the study
• provide a realistic picture of the demands of study ("Self-Assessment")
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.