bio860 - Comparative Developmental Biology (Complete module description)

bio860 - Comparative Developmental Biology (Complete module description)

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Module label Comparative Developmental Biology
Modulkürzel bio860
Credit points 6.0 KP
Workload 180 h
Institute directory Institute for Biology and Environmental Sciences
Verwendbarkeit des Moduls
  • Master's Programme Biology (Master) > Background Modules
  • Master's Programme Biology (Master) > Background Modules
Zuständige Personen
  • Sienknecht, Ulrike (module responsibility)
  • Sienknecht, Ulrike (Prüfungsberechtigt)
Prerequisites
Skills to be acquired in this module
++ deepened biological knowledge
++ deepened knowledge of techniques in biology
++ knowledge in data analysis and presentation
+ cross-disciplinary knowledge and thinking
++ critical and analytical thinking
+ independent searching and knowledge of scientific literature
++ ability to perform independent biological research
++ data presentation and discussion (E) (written and spoken)
+ team work
+ ethics and professional behaviour
++ project and time management
Module contents
Lectures and Lab exercises in topics of evolutionary developmental biology, i.e. comparative develop-mental biology, such as the development of sensory systems in different species.
Literaturempfehlungen
Gilbert S.F., Development, Macmillan Publishers Ltd, 11th edition 2016
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Language of instruction English
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency summer term
Module capacity 6 (
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Reference text
associated with bio845 Introduction to Development and Evolution
Type of module Wahlpflicht / Elective
Module level MM (Mastermodul / Master module)
Teaching/Learning method Vorlesung, Übung, Seminar
Previous knowledge organismic biology, experience with lab work     
Examination Prüfungszeiten Type of examination
Final exam of module
same summer term
protocol
Form of instruction Exercises
SWS 6
Frequency SoSe
Workload Präsenzzeit 84 h