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bio750 - Advanced Evolutionary Biology (Complete module description)
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Module label Advanced Evolutionary Biology
Modulkürzel bio750
Credit points 15.0 KP
Workload 450 h
Institute directory Institute for Biology and Environmental Sciences
Verwendbarkeit des Moduls
  • Master's Programme Biology (Master) > Background Modules
Zuständige Personen
Bininda-Emonds, Olaf (Module responsibility)
Ahlrichs, Wilko (Module counselling)
Albach, Dirk Carl (Module counselling)
Gerlach, Gabriele (Module counselling)
von Hagen, Klaus Bernhard (Module counselling)
BSc Biology, successful completion of Evolutionary Biology Master I (or equivalent knowledge)
Skills to be acquired in this module
Current subjects in evolutionary biology research are delineated to form the basis for individual research projects in which the students will learn to develop experiments; apply cutting-edge methods; and to derive, analyse and evaluate scientific data.
Module contents
Seminar: Presentation and subsequent discussion of the individual research projects.
Practical: Research projects to be performed in the working group of the respective lecturer.
Project-related literature will be announced at the start of the module.
Language of instruction English
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency jährlich
Module capacity unlimited
Modullevel / module level MM (Mastermodul)
Modulart / typ of module Wahlpflicht
Lehr-/Lernform / Teaching/Learning method
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge
Form of instruction Comment SWS Frequency Workload of compulsory attendance
Seminar 2 28
Practical training 8 112
Präsenzzeit Modul insgesamt 140 h
Examination Prüfungszeiten Type of examination
Final exam of module
Before the end of the module; protocols can be handed in until the last day of the course.
1. Protocol(s) (60 %)
2. Presentation(s) (40 %)

Regular active participation is required to pass the module.