ECOS1084 Community and ecosystem ecology (5 cr)
Department of Biological and Environmental Science
2020-2021, 2021-2022, 2022-2023, 2023-2024
This course focuses on ecosystem processes, trophic dynamics and how diversity is created and maintained in ecosystems and how diversity and ecosystem function interact. Basic network architecture analysis is introduced.
After completing the course, the student:
- knows the main theories and concepts in ecosystem ecology
- is able to analyse the architecture of ecological networks and understands the connection between network structure and stability
Description of prerequisites
Bachelor level studies completed
Course is organised every second year (spring 2021, 2023).
Exam (1-5) and seminar (pass/fail).
Select all marked parts
Parts of the completion methods
Teaching (5 cr)
Participation in teaching
Attending the lectures, discussions and seminars.