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bio410 - Basic Concepts in Neurobiology II (Complete module description)
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Module label Basic Concepts in Neurobiology II
Module code bio410
Credit points 15.0 KP
Workload 450 h
Faculty/Institute Institute for Biology and Environmental Sciences
Used in course of study
  • Bachelor's Programme Biology (Bachelor) >
  • Dual-Subject Bachelor's Programme Biology (Bachelor) >
  • Master of Education Programme (Gymnasium) Biology (Master of Education) >
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Entry requirements
Skills to be acquired in this module

++ biological knowledge
++ knowledge of biological working methods
+ abstract, logical, analytical thinking
+ deepened expertise in biological specialist field
+ data presentation and evidence-based discussion (written and spoken)

Basic knowledge and relations of sensory science, cognition, and motor functions are imparted. Transfer achievement: Presentation of personal experimental results.
Module contents
The lecture covers the anatomy and function of simple sensory and motory systems as well as higher cognitive functions. Selected subjects are treated in more detail in the seminar. In the subsequent block practical course, this theoretical knowledge is verified under real-world conditions by simple experiments related to the subjects dealt with in the lecture including data analysis and presentation of results.
Reader's advisory
Purves D, Augustine GJ, Fitzpatrick D, Hall WC, LaMantia AS, McNamara JO, White LE (2008) Neuroscience. Palgrave Macmillan
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Language of instruction German
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency jährlich
Module capacity unlimited
Modullevel AS (Akzentsetzung / Accentuation)
Modulart Wahlpflicht / Elective
Lern-/Lehrform / Type of program
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge
Course type Comment SWS Frequency Workload attendance
Lecture 4.00 56 h
Exercises 5.00 70 h
Seminar 1.00 14 h
Total time of attendance for the module 140 h
Examination Time of examination Type of examination
Final exam of module
Written examination in the course of the semester vacation (usually in March)
1 written examination

PLEASE NOTE:
Additional conditions regarding attendance and ungraded activities as determined by the persons responsible for the module will apply.