911315 Introduction in natural resources management and ecological engineering


Type
Lecture
Semester hours
3
Lecturer (assistant)
Zechmeister-Boltenstern, Sophie , Diaz-Pines, Eugenio
Organisation
Institute of Soil Research (IBF)
Offered in
Wintersemester 2017/18
Languages of instruction
Englisch

Content

NARMEE Introduction Day: Overview of main curriculum topics
Introduction into Natural Resources
- Terrestrial Ecology
- Humans and Ecosystems
- Managing Natural Resources
- Sustainability
Introduction to Restoration Ecology
- Theoretical introduction to restoration ecology
- Excursion to the Marchfeldkanal (Deutsch-Wagram)
- Preparation and oral presentation of case studies

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Learning outcomes:
- Basic knowledge of natural resources and its management
- Basic understanding of ecological restoration processes and its implementation
- Understanding and presentation of scientifc publications with respect to restoration ecology
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.