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CAU-208 Principles of Ecosystem Analysis II

Period P2b - Christian-Albrechts Universität zu Kiel, GermanyYear 1
CAU-208Principles of Ecosystem Analysis II6 ECTSPeriod P2bCAU
Objectives:Understanding of System analysis and the concept of ecosystems. application of hierarchical indicator concepts for the representation of matter and energy fluxes between systems of different scales. analysis of human-environment interaction based on the DPSIR approach and on the data of the European environment agency. Analysis of natural resource use considers e.g. land use conflicts between agriculture, nature conservation, urban development, as well as hydro-economy or tourism

Outcomes:Students are familiar with the principles of system analysis and are able to analyse complex interactions in human-environmental systems
ElectiveTaught in ENMixed
EvaluationWorkload : 180 hours
Written ExamLecture22
Oral ExamSeminar68
ReportPractice
PaperTotal90h
Defence100%FieldNo