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300034 VO Animal Anatomy , Phylogeny and Evolution (2021S)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


Language: German

Examination dates



Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the lecture can unfortunately not be held in physical presence. Instead, the individual units will be recorded using BBB from early March onwards. Registered students may access the audio files via Moodle anytime. The spoken lecture will not be provided for download. Instead, the slides supporting each individual lecture will be made available for download as pdf files. Recording and/or distribution of the spoken lecture is strictly prohibited.


Aims, contents and method of the course

This lecture provides a general introduction into animal morphology. Data will be presented and discussed in the light of traditional and modern evolutionary hypotheses. In addition to morphological knowledge the lecture also deals with aspects of comparative developmental biology (ontogeny, EvoDevo) and phylogeny of animals.

Assessment and permitted materials

written examination (single choice test)

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Detailed knowledge of the contents of the lecture

Examination topics


Reading list

Association in the course directory

BIO 7, UF BU 10

Last modified: Fr 08.10.2021 11:49