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bio360 - Marine Biodiversity (Course overview)
Institute for Biology and Environmental Sciences 15 KP
Module components Semester courses Sommersemester 2016 Examination
  • No access 5.02.361 - Einführung in die Marine Biodiversität - Bachelor Show lecturers
    • Dr. Thomas Glatzel
    • PD Dr. Mona Hoppenrath
    • Prof. Dr. Pedro Miguel Martinez Arbizu
    • Dr. Gritta Veit-Koehler
    • Dr. Achim Wehrmann

    Dates on Monday. 04.04.16 - Friday. 08.04.16, Monday. 11.04.16 - Friday. 15.04.16, Monday. 18.04.16 - Friday. 22.04.16, Monday. 25.04.16 ...(more)
    **Das Datum der Vorbesprechung wird über Stud.IP bekanntgegeben.** Die Veranstaltung findet an der Universität Oldenburg und am Forschungsinstitut Senckenberg am Meer mit den Abteilungen Deutsches Zentrum für Marine Biodiversitätsforschung und Meeresforschung in Wilhelmshaven statt. Es sind Exkursionen ins Watt, auf die Inseln und Ausfahrten mit dem FK Senckenberg geplant.

Notes for the module
Time of examination
During lectures
Module examination
1 Portfolio

Additional conditions regarding attendance and ungraded activities as determined by the persons responsible for the module will apply.
Skills to be acquired in this module
By active participation the students acquire the following knowledge/abilities/qualification:
* Preparation and organization of sampling
* Keeping organisms – field study
* Marine deposits, development of marine sediments and their effects on the fauna
* Methods of meiofauna and macrofauna sampling, also plankton sampling
* Methods of quantitative community analysis
* Diversity comparison of various sites applying statistical methods
* Multivariate statistics for correlation of biocenoses and environmental variables
* Biocenoses of marine habitats
* Biology, morphology, systematics, behaviour and ecology of selected taxa in marine water systems
* Formulation and definition of scientific questions and selection of methods
* Habitat and biocenoses, interstitial, littoral (lotic, lenitic), diversity
* Planning behavioural experiments
* Presentation and discussion of scientific results
* Independent scientific work in groups and presentation of results