Search result: Course units in Autumn Semester 2020

Environmental Sciences Bachelor Information
Basic Courses I
First Year Examinations
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
529-2001-02LChemistry I Restricted registration - show details O4 credits2V + 2UJ. Cvengros, J. E. E. Buschmann, P. Funck, S. Hug, E. C. Meister, R. Verel
401-0251-00LMathematics I Restricted registration - show details O6 credits4V + 2UL. Halbeisen
701-0007-00LTackling Environmental Problems I Restricted registration - show details
Only for Environmental Sciences BSc.
O5 credits4GC. E. Pohl, M. Mader, B. B. Pearce
551-0001-00LGeneral Biology I Restricted registration - show details O3 credits3VU. Sauer, O. Y. Martin, A. Widmer
701-0243-01LBiology III: Essentials of EcologyO3 credits2VC. Buser Moser
701-0027-00LEnvironmental Systems IO2 credits2VS. Bonhoeffer, N. Dubois, C. Schär
701-0029-00LEnvironmental Systems IIO3 credits2VA. Patt, H. Bugmann, N. Gruber
Additional First Year Compulsory Courses
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
252-0839-00LInformatics Information Restricted registration - show details O2 credits2GL. E. Fässler, M. Dahinden
529-0030-00LLaboratory Course: Elementary Chemical Techniques Restricted registration - show details O3 credits6PN. Kobert, A. de Mello, M. H. Schroth
751-0801-00LBiology I: Laboratory Exercises Information Restricted registration - show details O1 credit2UE. B. Truernit
701-0026-00LExcursions Restricted registration - show details
For students in the third semester only.
This course will be offered in Spring Semester 2021 for students who will be in there second semester then.

This course takes place according to a special programme. For registration please see "Requirements/ Notice"
O1 credit2PM. A. M. Niederhuber
Repetition Fist Year Environmental Sciences BSc
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
900-9023-00LRepetition Fist Year Environmental Sciences BSc Restricted registration - show details 0 creditsnot available
Basic Courses II
Examination Blocks
Examination Block 1
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
402-0063-00LPhysics IIO5 credits3V + 1UA. Vaterlaus
752-4001-00LMicrobiologyO2 credits2VM. Ackermann, M. Schuppler, J. Vorholt-Zambelli
401-0624-00LMathematics IV: Statistics Restricted registration - show details O4 credits2V + 1UJ. Ernest
Examination Block 2
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
701-0071-00LMathematics III: Systems AnalysisO4 credits2V + 1UR. Knutti, I. Medhaug, L. Brunner, S. Schemm, H. Wernli
701-0023-00LAtmosphere Information O3 credits2VE. Fischer, T. Peter
701-0501-00LPedosphereO3 credits2VR. Kretzschmar
Additional Compulsory Courses
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
701-0033-00LLaboratory Course in Physics for Students of Environmental Sciences Information Restricted registration - show details
This lecture.is for students from 3rd Semester BSc Environmental Sciences.
O2 credits4PM. Münnich, A. Biland, N. Gruber
Social Sciences and Humanities
Compulsory
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
701-0707-00LAnalysing Arguments in Science and Ethics Information Restricted registration - show details
Number of Participants is limited to 160

This lecture was offered until spring semester 17 under the title: "Analysing Texts". Students who completed this lecture already are not allowed to earn credits for this lecture again.
O2 credits2GC. J. Baumberger
701-0747-00LEnvironmental Policy of Switzerland Restricted registration - show details O3 credits2GE. Lieberherr
701-0757-00LPrinciples of EconomicsO3 credits2GR. Schubert
851-0738-04LEnvironmental Law Restricted registration - show details
Only for Environmental Sciences BSc.

Number of participants limited to 75

Students who have attended and passed the course unit 851-0741-00L in the spring semester may not attend this course unit (851-0738-04L) again and can't credited it.
W2 credits2VB. Schibli
Electives
Module Economics
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
151-0757-00LEnvironmental ManagementW2 credits2GR. Züst
351-0778-00LDiscovering Management
Entry level course in management for BSc, MSc and PHD students at all levels not belonging to D-MTEC. This course can be complemented with Discovering Management (Excercises) 351-0778-01.
W3 credits3GB. Clarysse, S. Brusoni, S. Feuerriegel, G. Grote, V. Hoffmann, T. Netland, G. von Krogh
351-0778-01LDiscovering Management (Exercises)
Complementary exercises for the module Discovering Managment.

Prerequisite: Participation and successful completion of the module Discovering Management (351-0778-00L) is mandatory.
W1 credit1UB. Clarysse, L. De Cuyper
363-0387-00LCorporate SustainabilityW3 credits2GV. Hoffmann, J. Meuer
363-0537-00LResource and Environmental EconomicsW3 credits2GL. Bretschger
363-1109-00LIntroduction to Microeconomics
GESS (Science in Perspective):
This course is only for students enrolled in a Bachelor’s degree programme.

Students enrolled in a Master’s degree programme may attend “Principles of Microeconomics” (LE 363-0503-00L) instead.

Note for D-MAVT students: If you have already successfully completed “Principles of Microeconomics” (LE 363-0503-00L), then you will not be permitted to attend it again.
W3 credits2GM. Wörter, M. Beck
851-0626-01LInternational Aid and Development Restricted registration - show details
Does not take place this semester.
Number of participants limited to 40

Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of economics
W2 credits2V
Module Political and Social Sciences
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
701-0985-00LSocial Intercourse with Current Environmental Risks
Does not take place this semester.
W1 credit1VB. Nowack, C. M. Som-Koller
227-0802-02LSociology
Does not take place this semester.
W2 credits2V
851-0577-00LPrinciples of Political ScienceW4 credits2V + 1UC. Ewert
860-0023-00LInternational Environmental Politics
Particularly suitable for students of D-ITET, D-USYS
W3 credits2VT. Bernauer
Module Individual Sciences
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
701-0721-00LPsychologyW3 credits2VR. Hansmann, A. Bearth, M. Siegrist
701-0785-00LIntroduction to Science Communication (Universitiy of Zurich) Information
Does not take place this semester.
No enrolment to this course at ETH Zurich. Book the corresponding module directly at UZH.
UZH Module Code: 251403

Mind the enrolment deadlines at UZH:
https://www.uzh.ch/cmsssl/en/studies/application/mobilitaet.html

Diese Lerneinheit wurde bis HS16 unter denTitel "Environmental- and Science Communication" angeboten.
W4 credits2V
752-2120-00LConsumer Behaviour IW2 credits2VM. Siegrist, A. Bearth, A. Berthold
Module Humanities
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
701-0703-00LEnvironmental EthicsW2 credits2VA. Deplazes Zemp
Highly recommended Natural Science and Technical Electives
For the Specialization in Biogeochemistry
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
701-0225-00LOrganic ChemistryW2 credits2V + 1UK. McNeill
752-0100-00LBiochemistryW2 credits2VC. Frei
For the Specialization in Environmental Biology
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
227-0399-10LPhysiology and Anatomy for Biomedical Engineers IW3 credits2GM. Wyss
551-0435-00LSystematic Biology: Zoology Restricted registration - show details W3 credits2V + 2PO. Y. Martin, M. Greeff
For the Specialization in Forest and Landscape
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
701-0266-00LIntroduction to Dendrology Restricted registration - show details W3 credits3PA. Rudow
701-0951-00LGIS - Introduction into Geoinformation Science and Technology Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 50.
W5 credits2V + 3PM. A. M. Niederhuber
551-0435-00LSystematic Biology: Zoology Restricted registration - show details W3 credits2V + 2PO. Y. Martin, M. Greeff
Natural Science and Technical Electives
Biomedicine
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
227-0399-10LPhysiology and Anatomy for Biomedical Engineers IW3 credits2GM. Wyss
551-0317-00LImmunology IW3 credits2VM. Kopf, A. Oxenius
752-6001-00LIntroduction to Nutritional ScienceW3 credits2VM. B. Zimmermann, C. Wolfrum
Soil Sciences
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
701-0533-00LSoil and Water ChemistryW3 credits2GR. Kretzschmar, D. I. Christl, L. Winkel
701-0535-00LEnvironmental Soil Physics/Vadose Zone HydrologyW3 credits2G + 2UP. U. Lehmann Grunder
651-0032-00LGeology and Petrography Restricted registration - show details W4 credits2V + 1UK. Rauchenstein, M. O. Saar
651-3525-00LIntroduction to Engineering Geology Restricted registration - show details W4 credits2V + 1US. Löw, M. Ziegler
751-3401-00LPlant Nutrition IW2 credits2VE. Frossard
Methodes of Statistical Data Analysis
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
401-0625-01LApplied Analysis of Variance and Experimental DesignW5 credits2V + 1UL. Meier
401-0649-00LApplied Statistical RegressionW5 credits2V + 1UM. Dettling
401-6215-00LUsing R for Data Analysis and Graphics (Part I) Restricted registration - show details W1.5 credits1GM. Mächler
401-6217-00LUsing R for Data Analysis and Graphics (Part II) Restricted registration - show details W1.5 credits1GM. Mächler
Ecology and Conservation Biology
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
701-0305-00LVertebrate EcologyW2 credits2GJ. Senn, K. Bollmann
701-0405-00LFreshwater Ecosystems: Concepts and Methods for Sustainable ManagementW3 credits2GC. Scheidegger, S. Fink, C. Weber, V. Weitbrecht
551-0421-00LBiology and Ecology of Fungi in Forests Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 10.
The enrolment is done by the D-BIOL study administration.

General safety regulations for all block courses:
-Whenever possible the distance rules have to be respected
-All students have to wear masks throughout the course (keep reserve masks ready)
-The installation and activation of the Swiss Covid-App is highly encouraged
-Any additional rules for individual courses have to be respected
-Students showing any COVID-19 symptoms are not allowed to enter ETH buildings and have to inform the course responsible
W6 credits7PI. L. Brunner, M. Peter Baltensweiler, D. H. Rigling
751-3700-00LPlant Ecophysiology Information W2 credits2VN. Buchmann, M. Gharun, M. Lehmann, A. Walter
751-4801-00LSystem-Oriented Management of Herbivore InsectsW2 credits2GD. Mazzi
Environmental Chemistry/Ecotocxicology
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
701-0201-00LIntroduction to Environmental Organic ChemistryW3 credits2GM. Sander, K. McNeill
701-0225-00LOrganic ChemistryW2 credits2V + 1UK. McNeill
529-0051-00LAnalytical Chemistry IW3 credits3GD. Günther, M.‑O. Ebert, G. Schwarz, R. Zenobi
Environmental Physics
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
701-0479-00LEnvironmental Fluid Dynamics Information W3 credits2GH. Wernli, M. Röthlisberger
101-0203-01LHydraulics IW5 credits3V + 1UR. Stocker
102-0455-01LGroundwater IW4 credits3GJ. Jimenez-Martinez, M. Willmann
651-3561-00LCryosphereW3 credits2VM. Huss, A. Bauder, D. Farinotti
Environmental Planning
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
701-0009-00LTackling Environmental Problems III Restricted registration - show details W3 credits4UC. E. Pohl, M. Mader, B. B. Pearce
701-0901-00LETH Week 2020: Health for Tomorrow Restricted registration - show details
Does not take place this semester.
This lecture is cancelled for 2020. If possible the lecture will be conducted in Autumn Semester 2021.
W1 credit3SS. Brusoni, A. Burden, R. Knutti, I. Mansuy, K. Stephan, A. Vaterlaus, E. Vayena
701-0951-00LGIS - Introduction into Geoinformation Science and Technology Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 50.
W5 credits2V + 3PM. A. M. Niederhuber
701-0967-00LProject Development in Renewable Energies Information Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 30.
W2 credits2GR. Rechsteiner, A. Appenzeller
101-0415-01LPublic Transport and RailwaysW3 credits2GA. Nash, H. Orth, S. Schranil
Specialization in an Environmental System
Biogeochemistry
The following courses are highly recommended as preparation for the Specialization in Biogeochemistry:

701-0225-00L Organic Chemistry (Autumn semester)
752-0100-00L Biochemie (Autumn semester)
752-1300-00L Introduction to Toxicology (Spring semester)

These courses should be successfully completed during the second year.
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
701-0201-00LIntroduction to Environmental Organic ChemistryW3 credits2GM. Sander, K. McNeill
701-0419-01LSeminar for Bachelor Students: BiogeochemistryW3 credits2SD. I. Christl, A. N'Guyen van Chinh
701-0533-00LSoil and Water ChemistryW3 credits2GR. Kretzschmar, D. I. Christl, L. Winkel
701-0535-00LEnvironmental Soil Physics/Vadose Zone HydrologyW3 credits2G + 2UP. U. Lehmann Grunder
Atmosphere and Climate
The following courses are highly recommended as preparation for the Specialization in Atmosphere and Climate:

701-0106-00L Mathematik V: Angewandte Vertiefung von Mathematik I - III (Spring semester)
402-0048-00L Fortgeschrittene Physik für Umwelt- und ErdwissenschaftlerInnen (Spring semester)

These courses should be successfully completed during the second year.
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
701-0459-00LSeminar for Bachelor Students: Atmosphere and Climate Information W3 credits2SR. Knutti, H. Joos, O. Stebler
701-0461-00LNumerical Methods in Environmental Sciences Information W3 credits2GC. Schär
701-0471-01LAtmospheric Chemistry Information W3 credits2GM. Ammann, T. Peter
701-0473-00LWeather Systems Information W3 credits2GM. A. Sprenger, F. Scholder-Aemisegger
701-0475-00LAtmospheric PhysicsW3 credits2GU. Lohmann
Environmental Biology
The following courses are highly recommended as preparation for the Specialization in Environmental Biology:

227-0399-10L Physiology and Anatomy for Biomedical Engineers I (Autumn semester)
551-0435-00L Systematische Biologie: Zoologie (Autumn semester)
701-0264-01L Ergänzungskurs Systematische Botanik (Spring Semester)
701-0360-00L Systematische Biologie: Pflanzen (Spring semester)
227-0398-10L Physiology and Anatomy for Biomedical Engineers II (Spring semester)

These courses should be successfully completed during the second year.
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
701-0301-00LApplied Systems Ecology Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 35.
W3 credits2VA. Gessler, C. Grossiord
701-0320-00LSeminar for Bachelor Students: Environmental Biology Restricted registration - show details W3 credits2SD. Ramseier
701-1413-00LPopulation and Quantitative GeneticsW3 credits2VT. Städler, J. Stapley
701-1413-01LEcological GeneticsW3 credits2VA. Widmer, S. Fior, M. C. Fischer
Forest and Landscape
The following courses are highly recommended as preparation for the Specialization in Forest and Landscape:

701-0266-00L Einführung in die Dendrologie (Autumn semester)
551-0435-00L Systematische Biologie: Zoologie (Autumn semester)
701-0360-00L Systematische Biologie: Pflanzen (Spring semester)

These courses should be successfully completed during the second year.
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
701-0553-00LLandscape Ecology Information W3 credits2GF. Kienast, L. Pellissier
701-0559-00LSeminar for Bachelor Students: Forest and Landscape Information W3 credits2SH. Bugmann, M. Lévesque, E. Lieberherr
701-0561-00LForest Ecology Information W3 credits2VH. Bugmann
701-0563-00LForest and Tree Diseases
General safety regulations for the practical course:
-Whenever possible the distance rules have to be respected
-All students have to wear masks throughout the course (keep reserve masks ready)
-The installation and activation of the Swiss Covid-App is highly encouraged
-Any additional rules for individual courses have to be respected
-Students showing any COVID-19 symptoms are not allowed to enter ETH buildings and have to inform the course responsible
W3 credits2V + 1PT. N. Sieber, V. Queloz
701-0565-00LFundamentals of Natural Hazards ManagementW3 credits3GH. R. Heinimann, B. Krummenacher, S. Löw
Human-Environment Systems
There are no highly recommended courses for the Specialization in Human-Environment Systems.
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
701-0301-00LApplied Systems Ecology Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 35.
W3 credits2VA. Gessler, C. Grossiord
701-0651-00LCoevolution between Society and Environment: Analysis and InfluenceW3 credits2VG. Meylan
701-0658-00LSeminar for Bachelor Students: AnthroposphereO3 credits2SA. Müller, D. N. Bresch, R. Garrett, M. Siegrist
701-0659-00LTropical Forests, Agroforestry and Complex Socio-Ecological SystemsW3 credits2GC. Garcia, A. Giger Dray, P. Waeber
701-0661-00LEnvironmental Decision-Making Restricted registration - show details W3 credits2VA. Müller
Bachelor's Thesis
Students can choose between one Bachelor thesis of 10 KP or two Bachelor theses of 5 KP each.
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
701-0010-02LShort Bachelor's Thesis in Social Sciences and Humanities Restricted registration - show details W5 credits11DLecturers
701-0010-03LShort Bachelor's Thesis in Natural Sciences and Engineering Restricted registration - show details W5 credits11DLecturers
701-0010-10LBachelor's Thesis Restricted registration - show details W10 credits21DLecturers