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300113 UE UE Basics of Neuroscience (2016S)

15.00 ECTS (9.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work


max. 30 participants
Language: English



Vorbesprechung und Platzvergabe 1. März 2016; 10:00-11:00
gr. Seminarraum Hirnfoschung, Spitalgasse 4,1090 Wien.
Termine für UE folgen, 9-12 und 13-16:00 Uhr


Aims, contents and method of the course

Nine research units are prepared to lead small groups of students (max. 12). The topics covered are i) neuroanatomy/histology; ii) biochemistry and pharmacology of nerve conduction; iii) electrophysiology; iv) the sensory system; v) cellular neurobiology; vi) disorders of the nervous system; vii) neuroimmunology; viii) cognitive neuroscience; ix) molecular biology of the nervous system.

Assessment and permitted materials

The evaluation consists of different performances: active participation and small written tests at the end of each laboratory course. The final grade is the average of the nine evaluations during the laboratory tutorials.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Learning theory and praxis of techniques used in neuroscience research.

Examination topics

Reading list

Association in the course directory

MMB V-2, MMB W-2

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