neu810 - International Meeting Contribution (Complete module description)

neu810 - International Meeting Contribution (Complete module description)

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Module label International Meeting Contribution
Modulkürzel neu810
Credit points 3.0 KP
Workload 90 h
Institute directory Department of Neurosciences
Verwendbarkeit des Moduls
  • Master's Programme Biology (Master) > Skills Modules
  • Master's Programme Biology (Master) > Skills Modules
  • Master's Programme Neuroscience (Master) > Skills Modules
Zuständige Personen
  • Kretzberg, Jutta (module responsibility)
  • Kretzberg, Jutta (Prüfungsberechtigt)
  • Köppl, Christine (Prüfungsberechtigt)
Skills to be acquired in this module

+ Neurosci. knowlg.
++ Independent research
+  Scient. Literature
++ Social skills
+ Interdiscipl. knowlg.
++ Data present./disc.
+ Scientific English
+ Ethics

Preparation, presentation and critical discussion of own studies for an international audience:

  • participate in an international meeting
  • prepare a poster or talk for an international meeting
  • present own results in a way that is appropriate for the target audience
  • put own studies into the context of scientific literature
  • acquire additional knowledge about a broader field of research
Module contents

Active participation in a scientific conference, workshop, summer school etc, lasting a minimum of 3 full days. Student must be the presenter (poster or talk) and an author of the presented work, typically carried out in the context of a research module or the Master thesis.

It is mandatory to present the poster or talk to Christine Köppl or Jutta Kretzberg prior to the meeting and incorporate the feedback on the presentation.

dependent on the scientific topic
Language of instruction English
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency every semester, flexible
Module capacity unlimited (
please contact module organizer individually
Type of module Wahlpflicht / Elective
Module level MM (Mastermodul / Master module)
Examination Prüfungszeiten Type of examination
Final exam of module
presentation (ungraded,  pass/fail)
Lehrveranstaltungsform Seminar
Frequency SoSe und WiSe