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bio655 - Ornithology (Course overview)
Institute for Biology and Environmental Sciences 12 KP
Module components Semester courses Wintersemester 2019/2020 Examination
  • No access 5.02.656 - Ökologie und Physiologie der Vögel Show lecturers
    • Prof. Dr. Franz Bairlein
    • Sandra Bouwhuis
    • Prof. Dr. Georg Martin Klump
    • Prof. Dr. Christine Köppl
    • Dr. Ulrike Langemann
    • Prof. Dr. Henrik Mouritsen
    • Prof. Dr. Heiko Schmaljohann

    Monday: 10:00 - 12:00, weekly (from 14/10/19), Location: W04 1-171
    Tuesday: 08:00 - 10:00, weekly (from 15/10/19), Location: W04 1-162
    Tuesday: 12:00 - 14:00, weekly (from 15/10/19), Location: W04 1-162
    Thursday: 10:00 - 12:00, weekly (from 17/10/19), Location: W04 1-162

    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)