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300091 UE OMICS in the research on model organisms and ecosystems (2019S)

10.00 ECTS (6.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work


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


max. 6 participants
Language: English



Course takes place during the semester, and dates will be fixed on an individual basis. First Meeting: March 7, 11.00 hrs, Seminarroom MOSYS 1.320


Aims, contents and method of the course

Research oriented practical course, especially designed for introducing theories and methods useful for a subsequent Master Thesis.

Assessment and permitted materials

Exposé to planned work 10%
Written protocol (corresponding to a scientific publication in a journal) 90%
Positive credit from 51 % on

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Students are able to independently design and conduct a research Project in the field of metabolomics and/or secondary plant metabolism, including the search for relevant literature, formulation of testable hypotheses, and application of analytical or statistical methods in a novel context, the structuring of experimental or laboratory procedures, data gathering and data analysis, as well as presentation and discussion of the results.

Examination topics

Analytical methods used in plant metabolomics and secondary plant metabolism research

Reading list

siehe Moodle

Association in the course directory


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