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Enrol
1.8.2014 at 00:01 - 9.9.2015 at 23:59

Timetable

Here is the course’s teaching schedule. Check the description for possible other schedules.

DateTimeLocation
Mon 14.9.2015
10:00 - 12:00
Wed 16.9.2015
10:00 - 12:00
Fri 18.9.2015
10:00 - 12:00
Mon 21.9.2015
10:00 - 12:00
Wed 23.9.2015
10:00 - 12:00
Fri 25.9.2015
10:00 - 12:00
Mon 28.9.2015
10:00 - 12:00
Tue 29.9.2015
10:00 - 12:00
Wed 30.9.2015
10:00 - 12:00
Fri 2.10.2015
10:00 - 12:00
Mon 5.10.2015
10:00 - 12:00
Tue 6.10.2015
10:00 - 12:00
Wed 7.10.2015
10:00 - 12:00
Fri 9.10.2015
10:00 - 12:00
Mon 12.10.2015
10:00 - 12:00
Wed 14.10.2015
10:00 - 12:00
Thu 15.10.2015
10:00 - 12:00
Fri 16.10.2015
10:00 - 12:00
Mon 2.11.2015
09:00 - 12:00
Wed 4.11.2015
09:00 - 12:00
Mon 9.11.2015
09:00 - 12:00
Wed 11.11.2015
09:00 - 12:00
Mon 16.11.2015
09:00 - 12:00
Wed 18.11.2015
09:00 - 12:00

Description

Second to fifth year students (intermediate level)

Basic knowledge of ecology

The course will give information on the spatial structure and dynamics of fragmented populations. The topics deal with habitat loss and fragmentation, metapopulation concepts and modelling, the causes and patterns of extinctions, dispersal, population genetics and species interactions in fragmented landscapes, impacts of climate change and concepts of spatial conservation planning with focus on fragmented populations.

Time:

14.9.16.10.2015 Mon, Wed, Fri 10-12 lectures,

29.9., 6.10. Tue, 15.10. Thu 10-12 practicals,

9.-18.11. Mon, Wed 9.00-12 discussions,

20.-21.11. week-end seminar

Place: Bio 3, 5405 (lectures),

Viikki A building ATK 155A 29.9., 6.10., Info 138 ATK 15.10., (practicals),

Bio 3, 5450, 6406, 6201 (2.-4.11.),

Bio 3, 5405, 6406, 1401 (9.-18.11.) (dicussions)

Lectures (14 x 2 h), computer practicals (6 h), discussion sessions (6 x 90 min), weekend seminar, lecture exam, optional book exam.

Seminar work, written exam

Will be given during the course; Hanski, Ilkka (2005) "The shrinking world: ecological consequences of habitat loss".

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Seminar work, written exam.

Steven Parratt, steven.parratt|at|helsinki.fi