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Study Program WiSe 2021/2022

Physical Geography: Environmental History, Master

Pflichtmodule/ Compulsory Modules

PG-RP: Research Process I (MPO 2021), (MV: Zolitschka)

MPO 2021, 6 CP
Course numberTitle of eventLecturer
08-M27-1-PG-RP1-1Orientation and Introduction (in English)
Orientierung und Einführung

Kurs (Teaching)
ECTS: 1

Termine in der Orientierungswoche.

Prof. Dr. Bernd Zolitschka
08-M27-1-PG-RP1-2Graduate Reading Seminar (in English)
Lese-Seminar für Graduierte

Seminar (Teaching)
ECTS: 3

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Thu. 14:00 - 16:00 FVG M2010 (2 Credit hours)
Prof. Dr. Bernd Zolitschka

PG-CBA: Computer-based Analyses (MV: Marzeion)

MPO 2015 / 2021, 6 CP
Course numberTitle of eventLecturer
08-M27-2-CBA-1Data Analysis and Visualisation (in English)
Datenanalyse und Visualisierung

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 3

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Thu. 08:00 - 10:00 GW2 B2760 (CIP-FB 8) (2 Credit hours)

The course "Data Analysis and Visualization" aims to accompany beginners in data science on their very first steps towards using a programming language as valuable tool in scientific data analysis. The course will work with the programming language "Python" (version 3.7, 64-bit) and the open source web application "Jupyter Notebook" (part of Anaconda application). At the end of the course the students should be able to:

  • work with the web application "Jupyter Notebook", using the programming language "Python"
  • find, import, clean, manipulate and process data, using Python
  • do basic statistics and analysis on data sets
  • work with time series in data sets
  • visualize and present data in scientific manner

M. Sc Melissa Mengert
08-M27-2-CBA-2Geographical Information Systems (GIS) (in English)
Geographische Informationssysteme (GIS)

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 3

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Mon. 12:00 - 14:00 GW2 B2760 (CIP-FB 8) (2 Credit hours)
Marco Möller

PG-RP2: Research Process II (MV: Marzeion)

MPO 2015/2021, 12 CP
Course numberTitle of eventLecturer
08-M27-PG-3-RP2-1Research Process II (in English)

Seminar (Teaching)
ECTS: 12

Additional dates:
Wed. 13.10.21 14:00 - 16:00 SFG 1080

Vorbesprechung am 13.10.2021, 14:00 – 16:00 Uhr, danach individuelle Termine

Dr. Christian Ohlendorf, Dipl.-Geol.
Dr. Inga Labuhn-Deroubaix
Prof. Dr. Benjamin Marzeion
Prof. Dr. Bernd Zolitschka
Prof. Dr. Felix Bittmann

PG-RP1: Research Process I (MV: Zolitschka)

MPO 2015 auslaufend bis 2025, 3 CP
Course numberTitle of eventLecturer
08-M27-1-PG-RP1-1Orientation and Introduction (in English)
Orientierung und Einführung

Kurs (Teaching)
ECTS: 1

Termine in der Orientierungswoche.

Prof. Dr. Bernd Zolitschka
08-M27-1-PG-RP1-2Graduate Reading Seminar (in English)
Lese-Seminar für Graduierte

Seminar (Teaching)
ECTS: 3

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Thu. 14:00 - 16:00 FVG M2010 (2 Credit hours)
Prof. Dr. Bernd Zolitschka

Konsekutive Module / Consecutive Modules

Three out of six Consecutive Core Subjects starting in the first semester and ending at the end of the second semester are elected.

PG-AR: Archeaology I (MPO 2021), (MV: Zolitschka)

MPO 2021, 6 CP
Course numberTitle of eventLecturer
08-M27-1-PG-A1-1Introduction to European Prehistoric Archaeology (in English)
Einführung in die Prähistorische Archäologie von Europa

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 3

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Thu. 16:00 - 18:00 SFG 1010 (2 Credit hours)
Prof. Dr. Uta Halle
08-M27-1-PG-A1-2Methods of European Prehistoric Archaeology (in English)
Methoden der Prähistorischen Archäologie in Europa

Exercises (Teaching)
ECTS: 6

Blockveranstaltung

Prof. Dr. Uta Halle

PG-CL: Climatology I (MPO 2021), (MV: Marzeion)

MPO 2021, 6 CP
Course numberTitle of eventLecturer
08-M27-PG-1-CL1-1Introduction to Climatology (in English)
Einführung in die Klimatologie

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 3

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Thu. 10:00 - 12:00 SFG 1010 (2 Credit hours)
Prof. Dr. Benjamin Marzeion
08-M27-PG-1-CL1-2Palaeoclimatology (in English)
Paläoklimatologie

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 3

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Mon. 14:00 - 16:00 GW2 B1400 NUR Mo. + Di. (2 Credit hours)

Additional dates:
Thu. 03.02.22 10:15 - 11:45
Dr. Inga Labuhn-Deroubaix

PG-EA: Lacustrine Environmental Archives I (MPO 2021), ( MV: Ohlendorf)

Course numberTitle of eventLecturer
08-M27-1-EA1-1Lakes and lacustrine sediments (in English)
Seen und lakustrine Sedimente

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 3

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Tue. 10:00 - 12:00 FVG M2010 (2 Credit hours)
Dr. Christian Ohlendorf, Dipl.-Geol.
Dr. Catalina Gebhardt, Dipl.-Geol.
08-M27-1-EA1-2Methods in Limnogeology (in English)
Methoden der Limnogeologie
Übung/Seminar

Seminar (Teaching)
ECTS: 3-6

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Tue. 14:00 - 16:00 FVG M0160 (2 Credit hours)
Dr. Christian Ohlendorf, Dipl.-Geol.
Dr. Catalina Gebhardt, Dipl.-Geol.

PG-VA: Vegetation History and Archaeobotany I (MPO 2021), (MV: Bittmann)

MPO 2021, 6 CP
Course numberTitle of eventLecturer
08-M27-1-VA1-1Introduction to the History of Cultural Plants (in English)
Einführung in die Geschichte der Kulturpflanzen

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 3

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 7) Mon. 15:45 - 17:15 FVG M2010 (1 Credit hours)
Prof. Dr. Felix Bittmann
08-M27-1-VA1-2Laboratory Course in Archaeobotany (in English)
Laborkurs in Archäobotanik
Blockveranstaltung am NIhK in Wilhelmshaven

Exercises (Teaching)
ECTS: 3

Additional dates:
Mon. 14.02.22 - Fri. 18.02.22 (Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri.) 08:30 - 15:30 Block in Wilhelmshaven

Block in Wilhelmshaven, February 14-18, 2022

Prof. Dr. Felix Bittmann

PG-CL1: Climatology I (MV: Marzeion)

MPO 2015, auslaufend bis 2025, 9 CP
Course numberTitle of eventLecturer
08-M27-PG-1-CL1-1Introduction to Climatology (in English)
Einführung in die Klimatologie

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 3

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Thu. 10:00 - 12:00 SFG 1010 (2 Credit hours)
Prof. Dr. Benjamin Marzeion
08-M27-PG-1-CL1-2Palaeoclimatology (in English)
Paläoklimatologie

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 3

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Mon. 14:00 - 16:00 GW2 B1400 NUR Mo. + Di. (2 Credit hours)

Additional dates:
Thu. 03.02.22 10:15 - 11:45
Dr. Inga Labuhn-Deroubaix

PG-EA1: Lacustrine Environmental Archives I ( MV: Ohlendorf)

MPO 2015, auslaufend bis 2025, 9 CP
Course numberTitle of eventLecturer
08-M27-1-EA1-1Lakes and lacustrine sediments (in English)
Seen und lakustrine Sedimente

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 3

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Tue. 10:00 - 12:00 FVG M2010 (2 Credit hours)
Dr. Christian Ohlendorf, Dipl.-Geol.
Dr. Catalina Gebhardt, Dipl.-Geol.
08-M27-1-EA1-2Methods in Limnogeology (in English)
Methoden der Limnogeologie
Übung/Seminar

Seminar (Teaching)
ECTS: 3-6

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Tue. 14:00 - 16:00 FVG M0160 (2 Credit hours)
Dr. Christian Ohlendorf, Dipl.-Geol.
Dr. Catalina Gebhardt, Dipl.-Geol.

PG-VA1: Vegetation History and Archaeobotany I (MV: Bittmann)

MPO 2015, auslaufend bis 2025, 9 CP
Course numberTitle of eventLecturer
08-M27-1-VA1-1Introduction to the History of Cultural Plants (in English)
Einführung in die Geschichte der Kulturpflanzen

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 3

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 7) Mon. 15:45 - 17:15 FVG M2010 (1 Credit hours)
Prof. Dr. Felix Bittmann
08-M27-1-VA1-2Laboratory Course in Archaeobotany (in English)
Laborkurs in Archäobotanik
Blockveranstaltung am NIhK in Wilhelmshaven

Exercises (Teaching)
ECTS: 3

Additional dates:
Mon. 14.02.22 - Fri. 18.02.22 (Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri.) 08:30 - 15:30 Block in Wilhelmshaven

Block in Wilhelmshaven, February 14-18, 2022

Prof. Dr. Felix Bittmann

PG-AR1: Archeaology I (MV: Zolitschka)

MPO 2015, auslaufend bis 2025, 9 CP
Course numberTitle of eventLecturer
08-M27-1-PG-A1-1Introduction to European Prehistoric Archaeology (in English)
Einführung in die Prähistorische Archäologie von Europa

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 3

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Thu. 16:00 - 18:00 SFG 1010 (2 Credit hours)
Prof. Dr. Uta Halle
08-M27-1-PG-A1-2Methods of European Prehistoric Archaeology (in English)
Methoden der Prähistorischen Archäologie in Europa

Exercises (Teaching)
ECTS: 6

Blockveranstaltung

Prof. Dr. Uta Halle

PG-EP1: Environmental Physics I (MV: Zolitschka)

MPO 2015, auslaufend bis 2025, 9 CP
Course numberTitle of eventLecturer
01-01-03-AtPhy-VAtmospheric Physics (in English)

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 6

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Mon. 08:00 - 10:00 NW1 S1360 (2 Credit hours) Vorlesung
weekly (starts in week: 1) Mon. 10:00 - 12:00 NW1 S1360 (2 Credit hours) Übungen in Gruppen
weekly (starts in week: 1) Mon. 10:00 - 12:00 NW1 S3032 (PEP Raum) Übungen in Gruppen
weekly (starts in week: 1) Mon. 12:00 - 13:00 NW1 S1270 Übungen in Gruppen
weekly (starts in week: 1) Mon. 12:00 - 13:00 NW1 S1330 Übungen in Gruppen
Prof. Dr. John Philip Burrows
01-01-03-GCC-VGlobal Carbon Cycle (in English)

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 3

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Tue. 08:00 - 10:00 NW1 S1270 (2 Credit hours) Vorlesung
Dr. rer. nat. Christoph Völker (LB)

MMG-CC1: Climate Change I: Fundamentals (MPO 2021), (MV: FB5)

6 CP
Course numberTitle of eventLecturer
05-MMG-CC1-1Earth System Modelling (in English)

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 4

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Fri. 14:00 - 18:00 GEO 1480+1490

4 SWS

Dr. Andre Paul
Michael Schulz
05-MMG-CC1-2The Role of High Latitudes Oceans in Climate Change (in English)

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 2

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Fri. 12:00 - 14:00 GEO 1480+1490

2 SWS

Prof. Dr. Rüdiger Stein
Dr. Juliane Müller

MAR-C1: Climate Change I: Fundamentals (MV: FB5)

MPO 2015, auslaufend bis 2025, 9 CP
Course numberTitle of eventLecturer
05-MMG-CC1-1Earth System Modelling (in English)

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 4

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Fri. 14:00 - 18:00 GEO 1480+1490

4 SWS

Dr. Andre Paul
Michael Schulz
05-MMG-CC1-2The Role of High Latitudes Oceans in Climate Change (in English)

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 2

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Fri. 12:00 - 14:00 GEO 1480+1490

2 SWS

Prof. Dr. Rüdiger Stein
Dr. Juliane Müller

MAR-C7: Climate Change II: Fundamentals (MV: FB5)

6 CP
Course numberTitle of eventLecturer
05-MMG-EA1-1Marine Ecosystems (in English)

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 1,5

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Tue. 09:00 - 10:00 GEO 1480+1490

SWS 1

Stefan Mulitza

PEP-AtPhy: Atmospheric Physics (MPO 2021), (MV: FB 1)

MPO 2021, 6 CP
Course numberTitle of eventLecturer
01-01-03-AtPhy-VAtmospheric Physics (in English)

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 6

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Mon. 08:00 - 10:00 NW1 S1360 (2 Credit hours) Vorlesung
weekly (starts in week: 1) Mon. 10:00 - 12:00 NW1 S1360 (2 Credit hours) Übungen in Gruppen
weekly (starts in week: 1) Mon. 10:00 - 12:00 NW1 S3032 (PEP Raum) Übungen in Gruppen
weekly (starts in week: 1) Mon. 12:00 - 13:00 NW1 S1270 Übungen in Gruppen
weekly (starts in week: 1) Mon. 12:00 - 13:00 NW1 S1330 Übungen in Gruppen
Prof. Dr. John Philip Burrows

Modul Masterarbeit mit Kolloquium

30 CP
Course numberTitle of eventLecturer
08-M27-4-MSCMasterkolloquium PGEH (in English)
Master's Colloquium PGEH

Colloquium (Teaching)
ECTS: 30
Prof. Dr. Bernd Zolitschka
Prof. Dr. Michael Flitner
Prof. Dr. Benjamin Marzeion
Dr. Christian Ohlendorf, Dipl.-Geol.
Prof. Dr. Felix Bittmann
Prof. Dr. Uta Halle
Michael Thiele
Dr. Inga Labuhn-Deroubaix
Dr. Catalina Gebhardt, Dipl.-Geol.
Dr. Moritz Mennenga
Annette Siegmüller

Wahlbereich/ Free electives

During the individualization phase additional modules from the Additional Core Subjects (MAR-C2, PG-BOK, PG-REH) specialised lectures, exercises and field trips in the disciplines of marine environmental archives, soil science and regional environmental history are offered. You can combine these options with a study abroad or with an internship to gain a deeper insight into the research practice of environmental and climate reconstruction.

MMG-EA1: Environmental Archives Methods (MV: FB5)

MPO 2021, 6 CP
Course numberTitle of eventLecturer
05-MMG-EA1-1Marine Ecosystems (in English)

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 1,5

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Tue. 09:00 - 10:00 GEO 1480+1490

SWS 1

Stefan Mulitza
05-MMG-EA1-2Stable Isotopes and Trace Elements (in English)

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 1,5

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Tue. 11:00 - 12:00 GEO 1480+1490

SWS 1

Dr. Torsten Bickert
05-MMG-EA1-3Terrigenous Signals (in English)

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 1,5

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Tue. 10:00 - 11:00 GEO 1480+1490

SWS 1

Enno Schefuß
Walter Geibert
05-MMG-EA1-4Environmental Magnetism (in English)

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 1,5

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Tue. 08:00 - 10:00 GEO 1480+1490

SWS 1

Prof. Dr. Tilo Dobeneck, von

MAR-C2: Marine Environmental Archives: Methods (MV: FB5)

MPO 2015, auslaufend bis 2025, 9 CP
Course numberTitle of eventLecturer
05-MMG-EA1-1Marine Ecosystems (in English)

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 1,5

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Tue. 09:00 - 10:00 GEO 1480+1490

SWS 1

Stefan Mulitza
05-MMG-EA1-2Stable Isotopes and Trace Elements (in English)

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 1,5

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Tue. 11:00 - 12:00 GEO 1480+1490

SWS 1

Dr. Torsten Bickert
05-MMG-EA1-3Terrigenous Signals (in English)

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 1,5

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Tue. 10:00 - 11:00 GEO 1480+1490

SWS 1

Enno Schefuß
Walter Geibert
05-MMG-EA1-4Environmental Magnetism (in English)

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 1,5

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Tue. 08:00 - 10:00 GEO 1480+1490

SWS 1

Prof. Dr. Tilo Dobeneck, von

PEP-GCCy: Global Carbon Cycle (MPO 2021), (MV: )

3 CP
Course numberTitle of eventLecturer
01-01-03-GCC-VGlobal Carbon Cycle (in English)

Lecture (Teaching)
ECTS: 3

Dates:
weekly (starts in week: 1) Tue. 08:00 - 10:00 NW1 S1270 (2 Credit hours) Vorlesung
Dr. rer. nat. Christoph Völker (LB)