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neu820 - Neuroscience Journal Club (Complete module description)
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Module label Neuroscience Journal Club
Module code neu820
Credit points 3.0 KP
Workload 90 h
(
30h contact / 60h reading and preparation of oral and poster presentation
)
Institute directory Department of Neurosciences
Applicability of the module
  • Master's Programme Biology (Master) > Skills Modules
  • Master's Programme Biology (Master) > Skills Modules
  • Master's Programme Neuroscience (Master) > Skills Modules
Responsible persons
Mertsch, Sonja (Module responsibility)
Mertsch, Sonja (Authorized examiners)
Prerequisites
Skills to be acquired in this module
Students will learn to read, interpret, present and discuss neuroscientific literature.

++ Neurosci. knowledge
+ Expt. Methods
++ Scient. Literature
++ Social skills
+ Interdiscipl. knowledge
++ Data present./disc.
+ Scientific English
+ Ehtics
 
Module contents
Week 1: How to read and present a scientific paper and how to generate a scientific poster? Distribution of papers to participants
Week 2: Example presentation of a scientific paper by the teacher with discussion
Week 3-13: Oral presentation / moderation of discussion of one scientific paper per week by one or two student(s)
Week 14: Short poster presentations of all students

The focus topic of the scientific literature will change between semesters.
In winter semester 2021/22, the topic will be regenerative ophthalmology with the focus on tissue engineering.
Reader's advisory
Scientific literature will be available in Stud.IP
Links
Language of instruction English
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency winter term, annually
Module capacity 20
Modullevel / module level MM (Mastermodul / Master module)
Modulart / typ of module Wahlpflicht / Elective
Lehr-/Lernform / Teaching/Learning method
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge
Examination Time of examination Type of examination
Final exam of module
during the semester
presentation and attandance of at least 70% in the seminars
Course type Seminar
SWS 2
Frequency WiSe
Workload attendance 28 h