Ecological modelling

Course Code :2001WETECM
Study domain:Biology
Academic year:2020-2021
Semester:2nd semester
Contact hours:68
Study load (hours):168
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:English
Exam period:exam in the 2nd semester
Lecturer(s)Gaby Deckmyn

3. Course contents *

During this course students follow the handbook: introduction to ecological modelling by Jörgensson. This handbook uses simple exercises to teach students the basis of ecological modelling using different model types.


In a second part of this course student design and implement a simple model (a few equations) or modify an exisiting model in R, Python or Fortran.