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bio740 - Advanced Marine Biodiversity (Complete module description)
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Module label Advanced Marine Biodiversity
Module code bio740
Credit points 15.0 KP
Workload 450 h
Institute directory Institute for Biology and Environmental Sciences
Applicability of the module
  • Master's Programme Biology (Master) > Background Modules
Responsible persons
Glatzel, Thomas (Module responsibility)
Martinez Arbizu, Pedro Miguel (Module counselling)
Hoppenrath, Mona (Module counselling)
BSc Biology, graduate from Master I or adequate knowledge
Skills to be acquired in this module
Current subjects of marine biodiversity research are defined and developed to an own research project before the background of the latest scientific results. Students develop experiments, learn and apply methods, derive, analyse and evaluate data.
Module contents
SE: Presentation and later on discussion of the own research project
E: Own research projects are performed in the working group of the respective lecturer and also outside Oldenburg University: Deutsches Zentrum für Marine Biodiversitätsforschung DZMB (Wilhelmshaven) (German Centre of Marine Biodiversity Research) or Alfred-Wegener Institute (Bremerhaven)
Reader's advisory
as announced
Language of instruction German
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
Course type Comment SWS Frequency Workload of compulsory attendance
10 140
3 42
Total time of attendance for the module 182 h
Examination Time of examination Type of examination
Final exam of module
Presentation(s) (100 %)

Regular active participation is required for the module to be passed.