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bio265 - General Microbiology (Complete module description)
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Module label General Microbiology
Module code bio265
Credit points 9.0 KP
Workload 270 h
Faculty/Institute Institute for Biology and Environmental Sciences
Used in course of study
  • Bachelor's Programme Biology (Bachelor) >
  • Bachelor's Programme Environmental Science (Bachelor) >
  • Dual-Subject Bachelor's Programme Biology (Bachelor) >
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Entry requirements
Skills to be acquired in this module
Basic knowledge of microbiology; ability to assess and apply fundamental microbiological techniques.
Module contents
Imparting basic microbiological skills and working methods: Chemistry and structure of the cell, fundamentals of metabolism, taxonomy and phylogeny of microorganisms, diversity of microorganisms, insight into Applied Microbiology, propagation of microorganisms.
Reader's advisory
Allgemeine Mikrobiologie, Schlegel 1992; Brock-Biology of Microorganisms, eds.: Madigan et al., 2003; Grundlagen der Mikrobiologie, Cypionka, 2003
Language of instruction German
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency jährlich
Module capacity unlimited
Modullevel ---
Modulart je nach Studiengang Pflicht oder Wahlpflicht
Lern-/Lehrform / Type of program
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge
Course type Comment SWS Frequency Workload attendance
Lecture 2.00 WiSe 28 h
Seminar 1.00 WiSe 14 h
Practical 4.00 WiSe 56 h
Total time of attendance for the module 98 h
Examination Time of examination Type of examination
Final exam of module
1 written examination

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