BENA4035 Research methods for natural resources and environment 2 (4 cr)

Study level:
Intermediate studies
Grading scale:
Pass - fail
Responsible organisation:
Department of Biological and Environmental Science
Curriculum periods:
2020-2021, 2021-2022, 2022-2023, 2023-2024


Experimental research methods, planning of experiments, maintenance and handling of experimental organisms, laboratory measurements and analyses, data-analyses, written report, presentation

Learning outcomes

By completing the course the student knows empirical research methods, laboratory measurements and can make estimates for the resources needed for these measurements for the research of natural resources and the environment. The student knows the basics for maintaining experimental animals. The student can handle simple research data and also report and present the results. The student is capable to work in a group and follow the agreed schedule and deadlines.

Description of prerequisites


Study materials

Course material

Completion methods

Method 1

Evaluation criteria:
Läsnäolo, kirjallinen raportti ja seminaariesitys. 90% läsnäolo, hyväksytty aikataulussa jätetty raportti ja seminaariesitys
Time of teaching:
Period 1
Select all marked parts
Parts of the completion methods

Teaching (4 cr)

Participation in teaching
Grading scale:
Pass - fail
Study methods:

Attendance 90%, written report, seminar presentation