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neu540 - Neural Basis of Perception (Course overview)
Department of Neurosciences 15 KP
Module components Semester courses Sommersemester 2017 Examination
  • No access 5.02.641 - Navigation mechanismen in nocturnal bird migration (Option 1 in bio640) (Option 1 in neu540) Show lecturers
    • Prof. Dr. Henrik Mouritsen
    • Dr. Dominik Heyers

    Dates on Tuesday. 04.04.17 16:00 - 17:00
    Veranstaltungszeitraum: 04.04.-19.05.2017 Der Praktikumsteil kann nach Absprache auch im Zeitraum September bis November absolviert werden. Timing of the practical part is flexible and may also be taken in September-November (subject to negotiation). See also Module Handbook (Modulbeschreibung) for additonal information on module contents and options.

  • No access 6.03.411 - Fundamentals in Auditory Physiology Show lecturers
    • Prof. Dr. Christine K√∂ppl
    • Prof. Dr. Georg Martin Klump

    Dates on Monday. 29.05.17 - Friday. 02.06.17 09:00 - 17:00
    Dieser Kurs ist verpflichtender Bestandteil von neu410 (Auditory Neuroscience), sowie von Wahl 3 (Neurosensory Science of Hearing) und Wahl 4 (Anatomy and Physiology of Hearing) in bio640 (Neurosensorik und Verhalten: Vertiefung), und der Option 3 (Central auditory mechanisms) in neu540 (Neural Basis of Perception). This course is a mandatory part of neu410 (Auditory Neuroscience), for the options 3 and 4 in bio640 (Neurosensorik und Verhalten: Vertiefung), and for option 3 in neu540 (Neural Basis of Perception).

Project-oriented module
Notes for the module
attendance in pre-meeting, priority is given to students who attended at least one of the background modules listed as "recommended in combination with"
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  • Please note that different options have mandatory course components at different times.
  • Priority for admission is given to students who attended at least one of the background modules listed as
"recommended in combination with"
  • Participation in a joint poster presentation of concurrent research modules is highly recommended.
Time of examination
within 2 months after completion of experimental work
Module examination
Internship report
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
Students perform individual research projects to learn:
  • 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
  • prepare and present a scientific poster
Module can serve as preparation for a Master's thesis.