Terrestrial and Freshwater Taxonomy

Study facts

Course codeBIO231
ECTS credits10
Teaching semesterVår
Study levelUndergraduate Courses
Number of semesters1
Resources
Belongs toDepartment of Biology

Aim and Content

Review of sampling methods, preservation, preparation and labeling, and the use of keys for identification. Emphasis will be placed on Arthropods (Arthropoda).

Learning Outcomes

Students will learn to collect, curate and identify limnic and terrestrial invertebrates. The aim of the course is to acquire basic knowledge of species for further studies of terrestrial and limnic groups.

Course offered (semester)

Spring. Will not be offered spring 2013.

Grading Scale

The grading scale used is A to F. Grade A is the highest passing grade in the grading scale, grade F is a fail.