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bio265 - General Microbiology (Complete module description)
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Module label General Microbiology
Modulkürzel bio265
Credit points 9.0 KP
Workload 270 h


Institute directory Institute for Biology and Environmental Sciences
Verwendbarkeit des Moduls
  • Bachelor's Programme Biology (Bachelor) > Aufbaumodule
  • Bachelor's Programme Environmental Science (Bachelor) > Wahlpflichtmodule
  • Dual-Subject Bachelor's Programme Biology (Bachelor) > Aufbaumodule
Zuständige Personen
  • Rabus, Ralf Andreas (Module responsibility)
  • Wöhlbrand, Lars (Module counselling)
  • Rabus, Ralf Andreas (Prüfungsberechtigt)
  • Wöhlbrand, Lars (Prüfungsberechtigt)
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.
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 / module level
Modulart / typ of module
Lehr-/Lernform / Teaching/Learning method
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge
Form of instruction Comment SWS Frequency Workload of compulsory attendance
Lecture 2 WiSe 28
Seminar 1 WiSe 14
Practical training 4 WiSe 56
Präsenzzeit Modul insgesamt 98 h
Examination Prüfungszeiten 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.