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lök120 - Geoecological Processes (Complete module description)
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Module label Geoecological Processes
Module abbreviation lök120
Credit points 6.0 KP
Workload 180 h
Institute directory Institute for Biology and Environmental Sciences
Applicability of the module
  • Master's Programme Landscape Ecology (Master) > Wahlpflichtmodule
Responsible persons
  • Massmann, Gudrun (module responsibility)
  • Massmann, Gudrun (Module counselling)
  • Freund, Holger (authorised to take exams)
  • Kalinina, Olga (authorised to take exams)
  • Massmann, Gudrun (authorised to take exams)
  • Maurischat, Philipp (authorised to take exams)
Skills to be acquired in this module
Upon successful completion of the module the students will gain:
- advanced skills in analysing a landscape unit
- a thorough knowledge of geological, pedological, hydrological, hydrogeological, and botanical relationships within an ecosystem
- a thorough knowledge of the genesis and properties of Northwest German soils
- a thorough knowledge of hydrological and hydrogeological properties of Northwest Germany
- a fundamental knowledge of national and international soil systematics
- the qualification to ecologically record and assess soils (including humus form)
- the ability to perform soil ecological interpretations
Module contents
Landscape unitSpiekeroog (EX/E)
Special Pedology (L)
Special Hydrogeology (L)
Pedological field work (E)
Recommended reading
Literature will be announced during the lecture.
Language of instruction German
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency jährlich
Module capacity 30
Type of module Wahlpflicht / Elective
Module level MM (Mastermodul / Master module)
Teaching/Learning method V, Ü/EX
Type of course Comment SWS Frequency Workload of compulsory attendance
Lecture 2 28
Exercises (mit Exkursion) 2 WiSe 28
Total module attendance time 56 h
Examination Examination times Type of examination
Final exam of module
Before the end of the module