952143 Compulsory internship seminar - fruit production and horticulture

Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Keutgen, Norbert , Keutgen, Anna
Offered in
Sommersemester 2021
Languages of instruction


Exchange of experience on practical farms in Austria, Europe and worldwide in the context of horticultural crops with regard to economic efficiency, sustainability, climate change, technological innovation.
Support in the implementation of a compulsory internship. Integration of the compulsory internship into the scientific education by means of exchange and discussion of practical experiences and superordinate study-relevant contents. Guidelines for the organisation and implementation of the compulsory internship as well as for the written internship report and the final presentation.
The information required for the compulsory practical training can be found in the appendix under Additional Information/Online Information. These requirements should be followed exactly. A discussion of the choice of practice companies with Prof. Anna Keutgen is offered in order to ensure recognition of the compulsory internship.
For the discussion of the practical report and for the preparation of the final presentation within the framework of the gardening practice day, individual supervision appointments are then arranged in the course of the semester. The scheduling is agreed at the compulsory practical seminar.

Previous knowledge expected

Practical activities in the practice, independent scientific work and presentations.

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

The students approach the implementation of compulsory practice in a prepared and structured manner. They are able to position the experiences gained in the practical period professionally and to prepare and pass them on according to a science seminar.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.