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bio655 - Ornithology (Course overview)
Institute for Biology and Environmental Sciences 12 KP
Module components Semester courses Wintersemester 2021/2022 Examination
Lecture
  • Limited access 5.02.656 - Ökologie, Evolution und Sensorik der Vögel Show lecturers
    • Sandra Bouwhuis
    • Prof. Dr. Georg Martin Klump
    • Prof. Dr. Christine Köppl
    • Dr. Ulrike Langemann
    • Prof. Dr. Henrik Mouritsen
    • Prof. Dr. Heiko Schmaljohann
    • Prof. Dr. Miriam Liedvogel
    • Dr. Maria Moiron

    Monday: 10:00 - 12:00, weekly (from 18/10/21), Location: (online synchron/asynchron)
    Tuesday: 08:00 - 10:00, weekly (from 19/10/21), Location: (online synchron/asynchron)
    Tuesday: 12:00 - 14:00, weekly (from 19/10/21), Location: (online synchron/asynchron)
    Thursday: 10:00 - 12:00, weekly (from 21/10/21), Location: (online synchron/asynchron)
    Dates on Thursday. 02.12.21, Monday. 21.03.22 10:15 - 11:45, Location: A07 0-030 (Hörsaal G), W04 1-162

    Modul bio655: Aus den Veranstaltungen 5.02.658 und 5.02.659 muss EINE gewählt werden.

Seminar
  • Limited access 5.02.657 - Aktuelle Themen der Ornithologie Show lecturers
    • Sandra Bouwhuis
    • Prof. Dr. Georg Martin Klump
    • Prof. Dr. Christine Köppl
    • Dr. Ulrike Langemann
    • Prof. Dr. Henrik Mouritsen
    • Prof. Dr. Heiko Schmaljohann
    • Prof. Dr. Miriam Liedvogel

    Monday: 12:00 - 14:00, weekly (from 18/10/21)
    Thursday: 12:00 - 14:00, weekly (from 21/10/21)

    We will discuss papers along the topics that are covered in the lecture on "5.02.656: Ecology, evolution and sensory science of birds".

  • Limited access 5.02.658 - Methoden der Feldornithologie (Wahl I) Show lecturers
    • Prof. Dr. Heiko Schmaljohann

    Tuesday: 14:00 - 16:00, weekly (from 19/10/21)
    Thursday: 14:00 - 16:00, weekly (from 21/10/21)

    Modul bio655: Aus den Veranstaltungen 5.02.658 und 5.02.659 muss EINE gewählt werden.

  • Limited access 5.02.659 - Verhaltensökologie der Vögel (Wahl II) Show lecturers
    • Dr. Ulrike Langemann
    • Dr. Gesa Feenders

    Monday: 14:15 - 15:45, weekly (from 18/10/21)
    Tuesday: 10:15 - 11:45, weekly (from 19/10/21)

    Modul bio655: Aus den Veranstaltungen 5.02.658 und 5.02.659 muss EINE gewählt werden.

Notes for the module
Reference text
associated with bio900
Capacity / number of participants 30
Time of examination
Klausur in der letzten Vorlesungswoche
Module examination
Presentations 40% (the main seminar is mandatory, one of the two options one need to be taken)
Written examination 60%
Regular active participation is required for the module to be passed successfully.
Skills to be acquired in this module
The module imparts advanced knowledge on different aspects of ornithology. The students acquire:
  • An extended knowledge of morphological and physiological fundamentals and the resulting ecological and behaviour-biological consequences in birds
  • Knowledge, presentation and discussion of relevant English literature from various fields of ornithology

++ deepened biological expertise
+ deepened knowledge of biological working methods
+ critical and analytical thinking
+ independent searching and knowledge of scientific literature
++ data presentation and discussion in German and English (written and spoken)