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bio300 - Evolutionary Biology (Course overview)
Institute for Biology and Environmental Sciences 15 KP
Module components Semester courses Wintersemester 2020/2021 Examination
Lecture
  • Limited access 5.02.301 - Evolutionsbiologie Bachelor - Vorlesung Show lecturers
    • Prof. Dr. Dirk Carl Albach
    • Prof. Dr. Olaf Bininda-Emonds
    • Prof. Dr. Gabriele Gerlach
    • Dr. rer. nat. Lisa Spiecker
    • N. N.
    • Dr. Julia Strahl

    Thursday: 14:00 - 16:00, weekly (from 22/10/20)
    Dates on Thursday. 15.10.20 14:00 - 15:00, Thursday. 11.02.21 14:15 - 15:45, Thursday. 18.03.21 14:00 - 16:00, Thursday. 25.03.21 14:15 - 15:45

Exercises
  • Limited access 5.02.303 - Evolutionsbiologie Bachelor - Übung Show lecturers
    • Dr. Wilko Ahlrichs
    • Prof. Dr. Dirk Carl Albach
    • Prof. Dr. Olaf Bininda-Emonds
    • Prof. Dr. Gabriele Gerlach
    • Dr. rer. nat. Lisa Spiecker
    • Dr. Klaus Bernhard von Hagen
    • N. N.

    Dates on Thursday. 15.10.20 14:00 - 15:00, Monday. 01.03.21 - Friday. 05.03.21, Monday. 08.03.21 - Friday. 12.03.21, Monday. 15.03.21 - Friday. 19.03.21 10:00 - 16:00
Seminar
Notes for the module
Time of examination
Written examination in the final week of the semester or in the first week following the lecture period.
Module examination
Written examination (60%)
Portfolio (40%)

PLEASE NOTE:
Additional conditions regarding attendance and ungraded activities as determined by the persons responsible for the module will apply.
Skills to be acquired in this module

++ biological knowledge
+ knowledge of biological working methods
++ biologically relevant knowledge in the natural sciences and mathematics
+ statistics & scientific programming
+ interdisciplinary knowledge & thinking
+ abstract, logical, analytical thinking
++ deepened expertise in biological specialist field
+ independent learning and (research-based) working
++ data presentation and evidence-based discussion (written and spoken)
+ teamwork
++ (scientific) communication skills
+ project and time management

Introduction to both microevolution (speciation and species concepts, adaptation and selection, behavioural ecology, reproduction systems) and macroevolution.
Introduction to phylogenetics (phyloinformatics, molecular systematics, phylogeography).