730104 Introduction to management of environment and bio-resources

Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Braito, Michael , Bohunovsky, Lisa , Pröll, Tobias , Tunst - Kamleitner, Ulrike , Schauppenlehner-Kloyber, Maria Elisabeth , Huber-Humer, Marion , Kniepert, Martin , Wytrzens, Hans Karl , Scherhaufer, Patrick , Penker, Marianne , Schönhart, Martin , Hirsch, Patrick , Formayer, Herbert , Garaus, Christian , Kobzina, Monika , Ennöckl, Daniel , Gaube, Veronika
Offered in
Sommersemester 2023
Languages of instruction


The course gives a general introduction to the study programme “Environment and Bio-Resources Management” (UBRM) and related core concepts like sustainability and interdisciplinarity.

According to the curriculum of the bachelor programme UBRM, students get an overview on the thematic scope as well as an understanding for the interdisciplinary character of the study programme.

The following themes are presented:
* environmental and resource economics
* corporate environmental management
* environmental policy, legislation and sociology
* basics in natural and formal science
* ecosystem science
* land use and nature conservation
* process and energy technology
* waste and water management
* methodological basics and tools

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

At the end of the course students have gained an overview of the objectives, fields of activity and tasks of “Environment and Bio-Resources Management”.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.