neu141 - Visual Neuroscience - Physiology and Anatomy

neu141 - Visual Neuroscience - Physiology and Anatomy

Department of Neurosciences 12 KP
Module components Semester courses Sommersemester 2023 Examination
Lecture
  • No access 6.03.141 - Visual Neuroscience - Physiology and Anatomy (seminar) Show lecturers
    • Prof. Dr. Karin Dedek
    • Prof. Dr. Martin Greschner
    • Dr. Patrick Dömer
    • Dr. rer. nat. Malte Ahlers

    Dates on Tuesday, 11.04.2023 - Thursday, 13.04.2023, Monday, 17.04.2023 - Tuesday, 18.04.2023 09:00 - 12:00, Wednesday, 19.04.2023 09:0 ...(more), Location: W03 1-152, W16A 015/016
    This course can only be taken together with course 6.03.140.

Seminar
  • No access 6.03.141 - Visual Neuroscience - Physiology and Anatomy (seminar) Show lecturers
    • Prof. Dr. Karin Dedek
    • Prof. Dr. Martin Greschner
    • Dr. Patrick Dömer
    • Dr. rer. nat. Malte Ahlers

    Dates on Tuesday, 11.04.2023 - Thursday, 13.04.2023, Monday, 17.04.2023 - Tuesday, 18.04.2023 09:00 - 12:00, Wednesday, 19.04.2023 09:0 ...(more), Location: W03 1-152, W16A 015/016
    This course can only be taken together with course 6.03.140.

Exercises
  • No access 6.03.140 - Visual Neuroscience - Physiology and Anatomy Show lecturers
    • Prof. Dr. Karin Dedek
    • Prof. Dr. Martin Greschner
    • Dr. Patrick Dömer
    • Dr. rer. nat. Malte Ahlers

    Dates on Wednesday, 03.05.2023 09:00 - 16:00, Thursday, 04.05.2023 09:00 - 15:45, Monday, 08.05.2023 - Wednesday, 10.05.2023 09:00 - 1 ...(more)
    This course can only be taken together with course 6.03.141.

Hinweise zum Modul
Prerequisites
Basic knowledge of neurobiology
Kapazität/Teilnehmerzahl 12 - with Visual Neuroscience: Anatomy (
Shared course components with (cannot be credited twice):
neu151 BM Visual Neuroscience: Anatomy
)
Prüfungszeiten
during the course (summer semester, first half)
In addition, mandatory but ungraded: seminar presentation
Module examination
PF
Skills to be acquired in this module

++ Neurosci. knowlg.
++ Expt. Methods
+ Independent research
++ Scient. Literature
+ Social skills
+ Maths/Stats/Progr.
++ Data present./disc.
+ Scientific English
+ Ethics


Upon successful completion of this course, students

• have basic knowledge of electrophysiological techniques used in neuroscience research
• have acquired first practical skills in some electrophysiological techniques
• have acquired basic skills in data analysis
• have knowledge on retinal physiology and anatomy of the visual system
• have basic knowledge of brain structures and their function
• have profound knowledge of the architecture and circuits of the vertebrate retina
• have aquired basic skills in histological techniques (tissue fixation, embedding, sectioning,
staining procedures, immunohistochemistry)
• have aquired fundamental skills in microscopy (differential interference contrast microscopy,
phase-contrast microscopy, confocal microscopy)

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