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bio870 - Communicating Plant Sciences (Complete module description)
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Module label Communicating Plant Sciences
Modulkürzel bio870
Credit points 6.0 KP
Workload 180 h
Institute directory Institute for Biology and Environmental Sciences
Verwendbarkeit des Moduls
  • Master's Programme Biology (Master) > Skills Modules
  • Master's Programme Biology (Master) > Skills Modules
Zuständige Personen
Zotz, Gerhard (Module responsibility)
Albach, Dirk Carl (Module counselling)
Schmaljohann, Heiko (Module counselling)
Zotz, Gerhard (Prüfungsberechtigt)
Albach, Dirk Carl (Prüfungsberechtigt)
Schmaljohann, Heiko (Prüfungsberechtigt)
Skills to be acquired in this module
Communicating and practicing scientific presentation techniques (talk, publication, poster) Presentation of data and discussion in spoken and written (english) Communicating of techniques in problem treatment in free speech and scientific writing Independent investigation and knowledge of scientific primary literature

+ interdisciplinary thinking
++ critical and analytical thinking
++ independent searching and knowledge of scientific literature
++ data presentation and discussion (written and spoken)
Module contents
S: Working group seminar (2 SWS; Choice 1: Functional Ecology; Choice 2: Evolutionary genetics of plants; Choice 3: Plant biodiversity and evolution) S: Scientific Writing in Plant Science (2SWS)
Languages of instruction German, English
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency
Module capacity 12
Modullevel / module level MM (Mastermodul / Master module)
Modulart / typ of module Wahlmodul / Opportunity
Lehr-/Lernform / Teaching/Learning method
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge Ökologie, Flora, Genetik
Examination Prüfungszeiten Type of examination
Final exam of module
1 term paper
Form of instruction Seminar
Frequency WiSe
Workload Präsenzzeit 56 h