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mam - Master Thesis (Course overview)
Department of Neurosciences 30 KP
Semester courses Sommersemester 2022
Course type: Seminar
  • No access 6.03. - Begleitveranstaltung für die Masterarbeit Show lecturers
    • Lehrende der Biologie
    • Lehrende der Neuroscience

    The course times are not decided yet.
  • Limited access 6.03.006 - Arbeitsgruppenseminar: Biochemie der Signaltransduktion Show lecturers
    • Prof. Dr. Karl-Wilhelm Koch, Dipl.-Chem.
    • Dr. Alexander Scholten

    Wednesday: 09:00 - 11:00, weekly (from 20/04/22)
    Dates on Wednesday. 06.04.22, Wednesday. 13.04.22, Wednesday. 27.07.22, Wednesday. 03.08.22, Wednesday. 10.08.22, Wednesday. 17.08.22, W ...(more)
  • Limited access 6.03.007 - Arbeitsgruppenseminar: Neurogenetik Show lecturers
    • Dr. rer. nat. Maike Claußen
    • Dr. rer. nat. Lena Ebbers
    • Dr. rer. nat. Anna-Maria Hartmann

    Tuesday: 09:00 - 11:00, weekly (from 17/05/22), Location: W04 1-172, W03 2-240
    Dates on Monday. 09.05.22, Monday. 16.05.22 14:15 - 15:45, Location: W04 1-172, W04 1-162
  • Limited access 6.03.012 - Abteilungsseminar "Cochlea und Hirnstammphysiologie" Show lecturers
    • Ph.D. Amarins Nieske Heeringa
    • Prof. Dr. Christine Köppl
    • Dr. rer. nat. Ulrike Sienknecht

    Wednesday: 12:15 - 13:45, weekly (from 20/04/22)
    Dates on Wednesday. 06.04.22, Wednesday. 13.04.22, Wednesday. 27.07.22, Wednesday. 03.08.22, Wednesday. 10.08.22, Wednesday. 17.08.22, W ...(more)
  • Limited access 6.03.013 - Arbeitsgruppenseminar: Neurobiologie des Sehens Show lecturers
    • Dr. Malte Ahlers
    • Martin Greschner
    • Dr. Christian Puller

    Monday: 08:15 - 09:45, weekly (from 25/04/22)
    Dates on Monday. 04.04.22, Monday. 11.04.22, Monday. 18.04.22, Monday. 25.07.22, Monday. 01.08.22, Monday. 08.08.22, Monday. 15.08.22, M ...(more)
  • Limited access 6.03.015 - Arbeitsgruppenseminar: Computational Neuroscience Show lecturers
    • Prof. Dr. Jutta Kretzberg
    • Jens-Steffen Scherer
    • Fiona Teske

    Thursday: 10:00 - 12:00, weekly (from 21/04/22), Location: (online)
    Dates on Thursday. 07.04.22, Thursday. 14.04.22, Thursday. 21.04.22 10:00 - 12:00, Monday. 27.06.22, Wednesday. 29.06.22 10:15 - 11:45, ...(more), Location: W04 1-172, W03 1-152, ((online))
  • Limited access 6.03.016 - Arbeitsgruppenseminar: Zoophysiologie und Verhalten Show lecturers
    • Dr. Gesa Feenders
    • Prof. Dr. Georg Martin Klump
    • Dr. Ulrike Langemann

    Monday: 08:30 - 10:00, weekly (from 25/04/22)
    Dates on Monday. 04.04.22, Monday. 11.04.22, Monday. 25.07.22, Monday. 01.08.22, Monday. 08.08.22, Monday. 15.08.22, Monday. 22.08.22, M ...(more)
Notes for the module
Prerequisites

The start of the master thesis requires prior completion of at least 60 ECTS.

Prior to the start of the thesis project, the form for application for the final thesis and final oral examination needs to be submitted to the examination office and approved by the examination committee. External examiners (not listed on the list of neuroscience examiners) need to apply for the status of an official examiner prior to the start of the project.

Depending on project choice, please ask the supervisor for additional requirements.

Time of examination
within 6 months after approval of the application
Module examination
Thesis (90%), oral presentation (10 %)
Skills to be acquired in this module

++ Neurosci. knowlg.

++ Expt. Methods

++ Independent research

++ Scient. Literature

++ Social skills

+ Interdiscipl. knowlg.

+ Maths/Stats/Progr.

++ Data present./disc.

+ Scientific English

+ Ethics

In their Master thesis, students perform individual research projects in the limited time of 6 month. Learning goals:

  • planning and organization of a research project
  • teamwork in a research group
  • formulate a scientific hypothesis
  • planning, performing and analyzing experiments and / or simulations
  • working with scientific background literature on the specific context of the project
  • oral presentation and discussion of backgrounds and results in the lab seminar
  • write a scientific report
  • optional: Prepare and present a scientific poster