701-0322-00L Seminar with Conservation Practitioners
|Semester||Spring Semester 2020|
|Lecturers||R. Holderegger, A. L. Bergamini|
|Periodicity||yearly recurring course|
|Language of instruction||German|
|Abstract||In this seminar, students meet with conservation practitioners. The students and the practitioners, will consider current concepts and problems in nature conservation. This includes input-presentations by practitioners, and students will discuss and treat relevant problems in more detail.|
|Objective||The aim of the seminar is to bring students into contact with practitioners in nature conservation and to consider and discuss current problems of nature conservation in Switzerland.|
|Content||The seminar consists of several blocks, each dealing with a separate problem or topic of nature conservation. Each block includes a presentation and a more-in-depth treatment of the corresponding theme in student groups and discussions. The invited professionals are from national and cantonal authorities, consulting offices, NGOs or from research institutes. Additionally, there is a short excursion.|
|Lecture notes||No script. Diverse material will be made available.|
|Literature||No text book.|
|Prerequisites / Notice||The additional effort of students, in addition to the lecture hours, is about 2 hours per week.|
The evaluation of student activities is an integral part of the seminar.
Teaching form: This seminar needs the active participation of students! It consists of input talks, group work, presentations, discussions, reading and a short excursion.