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neu150 - Neuroanatomy (Complete module description)
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Module label Neuroanatomy
Module code neu150
Credit points 6.0 KP
Workload 180 h
Faculty/Institute Department of Neurosciences
Used in course of study
  • (Master) >
  • Master's Programme Biology (Master) >
  • Master's Programme Biology (Master) >
  • Master's Programme Neuroscience (Master) >
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Module responsibility
Authorized examiners
Module counceling
Entry requirements
attendance in pre-meeting
Skills to be acquired in this module
Neurosci. knowlg. Expt. methods Independent research + Scient. literature + Social skills
Interdiscipl. knowlg. Maths/Stats/Progr. + Data present./disc. + Scientific English Ethics
Theory: Improved theoretical and methodological knowledge in neurobiology. Discussion of scientific work and presentation of own results.
Practice: Performing neuroanatomical experiments. Gaining modern methodological skills.
Module contents
Lecture: 14 h Introduction to current neurobiological approaches and results.
Seminar: 14 h Discussion of background literature and results of own experiments.
Lab course: 3 weeks, each 24 h neuroanatomical experiments in small groups on vertebrate retina and brain.
Reader's advisory
Background and seminar literature will be available in Stud.IP
Language of instruction English
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency jährlich
Module capacity unlimited
Reference text
Course in the first half of the semester
Regular active participation and presentation(s) within the scope of the seminar are required to pass the module
Modullevel BC (Basiscurriculum / Base curriculum)
Modulart je nach Studiengang Pflicht oder Wahlpflicht
Lern-/Lehrform / Type of program
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge
Course type Comment SWS Frequency Workload attendance
Lecture 1.00 SuSe 14 h
Seminar 1.00 SuSe 14 h
Practical 3.00 SuSe 42 h
Total time of attendance for the module 70 h
Examination Time of examination Type of examination
Final exam of module
summer semester, first half
Portfolio (75 %), report (25%)