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06.07.2022 12:55:44
bio880 - Skills in Plant Systematics (Course overview)
Institute for Biology and Environmental Sciences 6 KP
Module components Semester courses Wintersemester 2019/2020 Examination
Seminar
Exercises
Notes for the module
Capacity / number of participants 8
Module examination
1 presentation
1 report
Skills to be acquired in this module
In this module, we provide the skills necessary to describe and distinguish species for floras and monographs/first publication of species. For that, an overview over the plant kingdom is provided. Further, various non-molecular methods of systematics are practiced, such as morphometry, SEM, identification key generation, nomenclature, species delimitation methods, and interpretation of phylogenetic analyses.

+ deepened biological expertise
++ deepened knowledge of biological working methods
++ data analysis skills
+ critical and analytical thinking
++ independent searching and knowledge of scientific literature
+ ability to perform independent biological research
++ data presentation and discussion in German and English (written and spoken)
+ teamwork
+ statistics & scientific programming