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300087 SE Lab Safety (2016W)

Fundamental Principles of Lab Safety: preventive measures and appropriate behaviour

1.00 ECTS (1.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work



max. 25 participants
Language: German



Die Vorbesprechung findet am 03.10.2016 um 8:30 im COSB Seminarraum, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1090 Wien statt.

Das Seminar findet ab 10.10.2016 von 8:00-10:00 im COSB Seminarraum, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1090 Wien statt.


Aims, contents and method of the course

The seminar addresses students, which are starting to work in a lab (within a practical course or scientific work). Students will get an overview of the principles of correct behavior in labs (including information about protective clothes, PPE - personal protective equipment and safety equipment in labs), the handling of hazardous materials and chemicals (storage, waste management, safety data sheets,hazard and precaution phrases) and learn how to react in case of emergency (first aid and fire prevention).

Assessment and permitted materials

Anwesenheitspflicht, die Mitarbeit wird stark gewichtet, die verplichtende Abschlussprüfung umfasst die wichtigsten Aspekte des Seminars. Die Abwesenheits bei 2 Seminarstunden wird toleriert. Bei weiteren Fehlstunden ist die Leistung nicht mehr beurteilbar.

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