LABORATORY FOR ECOLOGY B
Learning outcomes of the course unit
This course aims at introducing field methods and techniques used in the ecological research. Field data will be used to test theoretical knowledge and concepts.
Course contents summary
Experimental study and modelling of the relationship between species diversity and area.
Calculation of the Extended Biotic Index in the Parma River. Calculation of the River Functionality Index in the Parma River
Reading materials will be available from the teacher’s website.
Teaching methods: field work.
The course assessment will be based on a written report on the experiences done during the field work. The report must be submitted to the teacher at least one week before the oral examination.