Ecological networks

  • Teaching

    Details

    Faculty Faculty of Science and Medicine
    Domain Biology
    Code BL.0213
    Languages English
    Type of lesson Lecture
    Level Master
    Semester SP-2019

    Title

    French Réseaux écologiques
    German Ökologische Netze
    English Ecological networks

    Schedules and rooms

    Summary schedule friday 08:15 - 10:00, weekly, PER 01 0.367
    Struct. of the schedule 7 x 2h per week + 6h for oral presentation
    Contact's hours 20

    Teaching

    Responsibles
    Teachers
    Description The course will give an introduction to graph theory and to the historical development of the research on ecological networks. It will tackle key studies on the structure and dynamics of ecological networks, with a special focus on food webs.
    Training objectives Students understand the fundamental questions and concepts as well as the importance and limitations of network theory. They are able to understand the literature on the topic and to be critical with their content.
    Comments During the first 7 weeks of the semester (plus one day for oral presentations)

    Softskills
    No
    Off field
    No
    BeNeFri
    Yes
    Mobility
    Yes
    UniPop
    No
  • Dates and rooms
    Date Hour Place
    22.02.2019 08:15 - 10:00 PER 01 , Room 0.367
    01.03.2019 08:15 - 10:00 PER 01 , Room 0.367
    08.03.2019 08:15 - 10:00 PER 01 , Room 0.367
    15.03.2019 08:15 - 10:00 PER 01 , Room 0.367
    22.03.2019 08:15 - 10:00 PER 01 , Room 0.367
    29.03.2019 08:15 - 10:00 PER 01 , Room 0.367
  • Assessments methods

    Exposé

    Assessments methods By rating
  • Assignment
    Valid for the following curricula:
    Biology +30 [MA] 30
    Version: 2018_1/V_01
    Minor in Biology +30 (BIOLOGY+30 for 90 ECTS) > BIOLOGY E +30, minor, compulsory UE (from AS2018 on)

    Ens. compl. en Sciences
    Version: ens_compl_sciences
    Paquet indépendant des branches > Specialized courses in Biology (Master level)

    MSc-BL, option Animal Molecular Life Sciences [MA] 90
    Version: 2018_1/V_01
    MSc in Biology, option Animal Molecular Life Sciences, lectures and seminars (from AS2018 on) > MSc in Biology, Animal Molecular Life Sciences, elective courses (from AS2017 on)

    MSc-BL, option Ecology and Evolution [MA] 90
    Version: 2019_1/V_01
    MSc in Biology, option Ecology and Evolution, lectures and seminars (from AS2019 on) > MSc in Biology, option Ecology and Evolution, elective courses (from AS2019 on)

    MSc-BL, option Plant and Microbial Sciences [MA] 90
    Version: 2019_1/V_01
    MSc in Biology, option Plant and Microbial Sciences, lectures and seminars (from AS2019 on) > MSc in Biology, option Plant and Microbial Sciences, elective courses (from AS2019 on)