Methods in Field Studies
Course code
old course code
Course title in Estonian
Geoökoloogiliste uuringute metoodika
Course title in English
Methods in Field Studies
ECTS credits
Assessment form
lecturer of 2022/2023 Autumn semester
lecturer not assigned
lecturer of 2022/2023 Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
Course aims
To give the basics of the geoecological field studies, their planning and carry out and to obtain main field methods, data analysis and presentation.
Brief description of the course
Theoretical and practical preparation to carry out the field studies and data analysis for proseminar and bachelsor work. Main prinicples, methods and data analysis of geoecological field works. Basic methods in field studies, their selection, possibilities and sources for errors. Hands on study of main methods. Preliminary data analysis. In workshops the main priunciples of methods will be discussed to carry out studies in the field. Participation in the field works and preliminary data processing of the Institute of Ecology.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
Can form research work report, article - framework, allegation, style, illustration etc.

Reimo Rivis, PhD, dotsent