Landscape-Ecosystem Dynamics

Module code: GY1432

In this module we consider some fundamental questions: What is the large scale atmospheric and oceanic circulation? How is it generated? How is the land surface shaped? How do soils develop? How are ecosystems determined by the chemo-physical system?

Learning

  • 17 hours of lectures
  • 8 hours of supervised time in workshop
  • 125 hours of guided independent study

Assessment

  • Multiple choice test, 20 minutes (30%)
  • Exam, 2 hours (70%)