The intentions are to give bachelor students an introduction to the main taxonomic groups present in Svalbard, the importance of systematic research, nomenclature (Latin) and the difficulties related to taxonomy in many arctic species, which often have wide distribution ranges, and show high levels of intraspecific variation.
|Language of instruction||English|
|Institution||University Centre in Svalbard|
|Fields of study||Biology and biochemistryLife science (broad programmes)|
|Teaching term||Autumn (Starts in June or July)|