Universität Wien

300378 UE Introduction to biodiversity and ecosystem research (2022W)

5.00 ECTS (3.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Prüfungsimmanente Lehrveranstaltung


Hinweis: Ihr Anmeldezeitpunkt innerhalb der Frist hat keine Auswirkungen auf die Platzvergabe (kein "first come, first served").


max. 20 Teilnehmer*innen
Sprache: Englisch



The preparatory meeting will take place on 3rd October, 11:00-12:00 in SR 1.7, University of Vienna Biology Building (UBB), Djerassiplatz 1, 1030 Vienna


Ziele, Inhalte und Methode der Lehrveranstaltung

This course is aimed at giving all new MEC students a first opportunity to participate in research hands on. The students will either work individually, or in very small groups together.
Each participant will choose one topic (viz. a small scientific project) that they will then work on under the supervision of the contributing faculty staff in the respective working groups and labs. Please contact the supervisors of the research project you would like to carry out before the preparatory meeting (for details on available projects see http://ter.csb.univie.ac.at/mec-4 ) .
The course will be held in physical presence, but is subject to change to a hybrid or online form in case COVID regulations will require it.

Art der Leistungskontrolle und erlaubte Hilfsmittel

All students will need to present their work in a final joint seminar at the end of the teaching period (Jan 2023). In addition, a written report may be required for specific topics by your supervisor .

Mindestanforderungen und Beurteilungsmaßstab

Active participation during the project work (70%) and final written report and oral presentation (30%)


Scientific lab work under direct supervision of faculty staff.


Zuordnung im Vorlesungsverzeichnis


Letzte Änderung: Mo 12.09.2022 17:28