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gsw040 - Molecular and Cellular Biology of Hearing and Deafness (Vollständige Modulbeschreibung)
Originalfassung Englisch PDF Download
Modulbezeichnung Molecular and Cellular Biology of Hearing and Deafness
Modulkürzel gsw040
Kreditpunkte 12.0 KP
Workload 360 h
Einrichtungsverzeichnis Department für Humanmedizin
Verwendbarkeit des Moduls
  • Master's Programme Molecular Biomedicine (Master) > Background Modules
Zuständige Personen
Claußen, Maike (Prüfungsberechtigt)
Ebbers, Lena (Prüfungsberechtigt)
Ebbers, Lena (Modulverantwortung)
Claußen, Maike (Modulverantwortung)
Teilnahmevoraussetzungen
Enrolment in Master´s programme Molecular Biomedicine
Kompetenzziele

Competencies:
++ deepened biological expertise
++ deepened knowledge of biological working methods
++ data analysis skills
  + interdisciplinary thinking
++ critical and analytical thinking
++ independent searching and knowledge of scientific literature
  + data presentation and discussion (written and spoken)
  
+ team work

Modulinhalte
The module focuses on auditory neuroscience, molecular and cellular neurobiology.


Lecture:
Development, anatomy and function of the auditory system (cochlea to cortex), classification, molecular causes and inheritance of auditory disorders, investigation of these disorders in animal models, insights into possibilities of treatment/therapy


Seminar:
Discussion of current topics in molecular and cellular biology of hearing and deafness


Exercise:
Laboratory experiments to study mouse models of deafness/auditory processing disorders

Literaturempfehlungen

Springer Handbook of Auditory Research Series Vol. 63:
 -   Manley, G.A., Gummer, A.W., Popper, A.N., Fay, R.R. (Eds.), "Understanding the Cochlea", 2017, Springer
 -   Oliver, D.L., Cant, N., Fay, R.R., Popper, A.N. (Eds.), "The Mammalian Auditory Pathways - Synaptic 
      Organization and Microcircuits", 2018, Springer
 -   Cramer, K.S., Coffin, A., Fay, R.R., Popper, A.N. (Eds.), "Auditory Development and Plasticity", 2017,
     Springer

Jeremy M. Wolfe, Keith R. Kluender, Dennis M. Levi, Linda M. Bartoshuk, Rachel S. Herz, Roberta L. Klatzky, and Daniel M. Merfeld,  "Sensation & Perception", 2017, Sinauer

Vona, B., Haaf, T. (Eds.), "Genetics of Deafness", 2016, Karger Publishers
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Unterrichtssprache Englisch
Dauer in Semestern 1 Semester
Angebotsrhythmus Modul Second half of the summer semester
Aufnahmekapazität Modul 8
Hinweise
The number of participants for this module is limited to 8. If there are more students registered than places available, lots will be drawn. Students which are enrolled in Master´s programme Molecular Biomedicine will be preferred.
Modullevel / module level MM (Mastermodul / Master module)
Modulart / typ of module Wahlpflicht / Elective
Lehr-/Lernform / Teaching/Learning method Lecture, Seminar and Exercise
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge basic knowledge in neurogenetics
Lehrveranstaltungsform Kommentar SWS Angebotsrhythmus Workload Präsenz
Vorlesung
1 SoSe 14
Seminar
2 SoSe 28
Praktikum
5 SoSe 70
Präsenzzeit Modul insgesamt 112 h
Prüfung Prüfungszeiten Prüfungsform
Gesamtmodul
Präsentation (50%), Praktikumsbericht (50%)