In 15 sessions we discuss the following themes:

Lecture 1: Introduction
Lecture 2: Fundamental relationships in macroecology
Lecture 3: Metabolic theory
Lecture 4: Diversity and productivity I
Lecture 5: Diversity and productivity II
Lecture 6: Latitudinal gradients
Lecture 7: Patterns at ecological time scales
Lecture 8: Local and regional diversities
Lecture 9: Fragmented landscapes
Lecture 10: Neutral models in macroecology
Lecture 11: Body sizes
Lecture 12: Invasive species
Lecture 13: Global change
Lecture 14: Phylogeny and ecology
Lecture 15: Outlook