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mar630 - Research Project (Complete module description)
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Module label Research Project
Module code mar630
Credit points 12.0 KP
Workload 360 h
Faculty/Institute Institute for Chemistry and Biology of the Marine Environment
Used in course of study
  • Master's Programme Microbiology (Master) > Mastermodule
Contact person
Module responsibility
Module counceling
Entry requirements
1 main and 1 profile module
Skills to be acquired in this module
The students are able to work (under guidance) on an ambitious research project. They understand recent scientific literature and can regard it for their own work. They can prepare, carry out, write down, present and defend their work in the public.
Module contents
The contents concern variable recent scientific questions on a high scientific level.
Reader's advisory
project-specific, will be announced
Language of instruction English
Duration (semesters) 2 Semester
Module frequency halbjährlich
Module capacity unlimited
Modullevel / module level MM (Mastermodul / Master module)
Modulart / typ of module Pflicht / Mandatory
Lehr-/Lernform / Teaching/Learning method Seminar (2 SPPW); Practical work (4 SPPW)
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge 1 main module and 1 profile module
Course type Comment SWS Frequency Workload attendance
Seminar 6.00 84 h
Practical 12.00 168 h
Total time of attendance for the module 252 h
Examination Time of examination Type of examination
Final exam of module
Announced during the course.
Two assessments of examination:
Written protocol and / or written English thesis, presentation

Quality of the scientific performance and thesis (75 %),
Final seminar and public defense (25 %). Active participation (Active and documented participation in practical courses (labs, exercises, seminars, field trips) and courses. These include e.g. the delivery of exercises, writing a lab report or seminar presentations according to the advice of the course supervisor.)