874300 Soil-bioengineering techniques (slopes and gullies)


Type
Lecture and seminar
Semester hours
2.5
Lecturer (assistant)
Obriejetan, Michael
Organisation
Offered in
Sommersemester 2019
Languages of instruction
Englisch

Content

principles, benefits and efficiency of soil and water bioengineering systems
adequate choice of plants for use in soil and water bioengineering
soil and water bioengineering techniques for slope stabilization
soil and water bioengineering techniques for the protection and development of water bodies
soil and water bioengineering techniques as an instrument for nature-based solutions
monitoring of soil and water bioengineering projects
practical examples

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Knowledge of the planning and realisation of soil and water bioengineering projects as a tool for nature-based solutions
Knowledge of basic soil and water bioengineering methods for slope stabilisation and for river engineering projects
Knowledge of plant characteristics for soil and water bioengineering application and for monitoring
Basic knowledge of the interaction of natural processes and plants (e.g. erosion)
Basic knowledge of dimensioning principles of soil and water bioengineering systems
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.