Lecture 40h, Excursion 10h, Seminar 10h
Students are able to describe the principles and functions of agro-ecosystems, understand nutrient cycles and options for their improvement as an important basis of organic farming, evaluate systems of land use with a particular focus on organic modes of production and their role in agro-ecosystems, assess the role of livestock for nutrient cycling and with respect to the conservation of plant and animal biodiversity in (sub)tropical settings.
Zulassungsvoraussetzungen gemäß § 9 PO MSc Ökologische Landwirtschaft
Oral Examination (ca. 15 min) 70%, Presentation (ca. 20 min + ca. 10 S.) 30%