ENT-90303 Cutting Edge Ecology

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Studiepunten 3.00

Course coordinator(s)prof. dr. LEM Vet
Lecturer(s)prof. dr. LEM Vet
Examiner(s)prof. dr. LEM Vet

Language of instruction:

Dutch and/or English

Assumed knowledge on:

PEN-10503 Ecology I; PEN-20503 Ecology II.

Continuation courses:

MSc-thesis Evolutionary Ecology.

Contents:

Note: This course will be given once in 2 years (next time 2018/2019).

Learning outcomes:

- acquainting students with the concepts and ideas of evolutionary ecological research;
- broadening their scope on present day top-quality Dutch ecological research;
- providing them with information on where to go when planning an ecology masters thesis project.

Activities:

- interactive lectures and discussion sessions;
- preparing a concise essay on a topic of choice;
- excursion to Netherlands Institute of Ecology.

Examination:

Evaluation of essay and oral presentation.

Literature:

Abstracts of lectures will be available and handed out. This course will be taught is in period 2, 2016/2017. Next time will be in academic year 2018/2019.