Terrestrial and Freshwater Taxonomy

Study facts

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

Objectives and Content

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

Semester of Instruction

Spring. Will not be offered spring 2013.

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.

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.