812006 Aquatic ecosystem science and application

Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Offered in
Sommersemester 2023
Languages of instruction


By introducing latest developments in aquatic ecosystem science and application by invited guest speakers students get the unique chance to directly discuss and exchange with experts from various fields of aquatic ecosystem science and application. Students are encouraged to summaries presented presentations using their own words, challenge speakers by critical questions and to evaluate the self-moderated discussion process by multiple criteria.

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Enables to better understand theoretical concepts in context with actual research projects.
Provides opportunities to link research outcomes to practical applications.
Enlarges the spectrum of research applications in many ecological and societal aspects.
Get insights into administrative processes and decision making.
Enables to better understand societal needs in context with real world problems.
Enables to better communicate and interact with stakeholders.
Achieve skills for moderated discussions.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.