|Module label||Flora and Fauna|
|Credit points||10.0 KP|
|Faculty/Institute||Institute for Biology and Environmental Sciences|
|Used in course of study||
|Skills to be acquired in this module||
+ biological knowledge
+ knowledge of biological working methods
+ independent learning and (research-based) working
+ knowledge of safety and environmental issues
To determine species-rich taxa and to verify the results independently using relevant literature
L: Introduction to the variety of indigenous flora and fauna, presentation of important plant families and animal groups, studying the characteristics important for determination, introduction to systematics. Moreover, subjects are included that present ecological aspects of the taxa dealt with.
E: Applying literature to determine animal and plant species and to classify them systematically.
EX: Excursions to the characteristic North German biotopes. The excursions focus on correct identification and classification of plants and animals according to the properties of the living organism.
Rothmaler - Exkursionsflora von Deutschland, Band 2 - Grundband, Spektrum Akademischer Verlag
M. Schaefer: Brohmer - Fauna von Deutschland, from 20th edition
|Language of instruction||German|
|Duration (semesters)||2 Semester|
|Modullevel||AC (Aufbaucurriculum / Composition)|
|Modulart||Pflicht / Mandatory|
|Lern-/Lehrform / Type of program|
|Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge|
|Course type||Comment||SWS||Frequency||Workload attendance|
|Study trip||1.00||14 h|
|Total time of attendance for the module||98 h|
|Examination||Time of examination||Type of examination|
|Final exam of module||
Botany: Written examination before the end of the lecture
Zoology: Written examination before the end of the lecture
1 written examination (Botany 50 %)
1 written examination (Zoology 50 %)
Additional conditions regarding attendance and ungraded activities as determined by the persons responsible for the module will apply.