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bio415 - Introduction to Neurobiology II (Complete module description)
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Module label Introduction to Neurobiology II
Modulkürzel bio415
Credit points 6.0 KP
Workload 180 h
Institute directory Institute for Biology and Environmental Sciences
Verwendbarkeit des Moduls
  • Bachelor's Programme Biology (Bachelor) > Akzentsetzungsmodule
  • Bachelor's Programme Mathematics (Bachelor) > Nebenfachmodule
  • Dual-Subject Bachelor's Programme Biology (Bachelor) > Akzentsetzungsmodule
  • Master of Education Programme (Gymnasium) Biology (Master of Education) > Mastermodule
Zuständige Personen
Greschner, Martin (Module responsibility)
Thiel, Christiane Margarete (Module counselling)
Köppl, Christine (Module counselling)
Greschner, Martin (Prüfungsberechtigt)
Thiel, Christiane Margarete (Prüfungsberechtigt)
Köppl, Christine (Prüfungsberechtigt)
Skills to be acquired in this module
++ deepened biological expertise
++ deepened knowledge of biological working methods
+ scientific/mathematical basic knowledge relevant for biology
+ critical and analytical thinking
Module contents
The lecture covers the basics of systemic neuroscience with a focus on propcessing in sensory systems, the plasticity of the nervous system and the mechanisms underlying cognitive pro-cessing. In the seminar, topics related to the lectures of the week are covered in more depth.
Purves D. et al.: Neuroscience, Sinauer Associates, Sunderland USA, latest edition
Language of instruction German
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency
Module capacity 30
Modullevel / module level AS (Akzentsetzung / Accentuation)
Modulart / typ of module Wahlpflicht / Elective
Lehr-/Lernform / Teaching/Learning method Vorlesung, Seminar
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge Grundlagen der Physiologie/ Wahrnehmung
Form of instruction Comment SWS Frequency Workload of compulsory attendance
Lecture 3 WiSe 42
Seminar 1 WiSe 14
Präsenzzeit Modul insgesamt 56 h
Examination Prüfungszeiten Type of examination
Final exam of module
end of semester
written exam