Universität Wien

300114 SE Current Topics in Molecular Microbial Ecology and Evolution 2 (2017S)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 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 served).


max. 12 participants
Language: English



Introduction 9.3.2017, 14 h (seminar room 2.309, UZA I)
Obligatory seminar dates 27.4., 9-14h, and 8.6., 9-16h (seminar room 2.309, UZA I)
Four selected seminars on Thursday 12-13h according to schedule (HS2, UZA1)


Aims, contents and method of the course

The goal os this seminat is to dicsuss current themes in microbiology and microbial ecology. In team work and seminar talks participants will use primary literature and get to learn concepts and challenges of contemporary microbial ecology. They discuss and develop approaches to solve problems provided by the instructors, e.g. in the field of microbiome research or environmental microbiology.

Assessment and permitted materials

Continuous assessment of course work. Active participation in team work and scientific discussions; quality of the seminar presentation

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Active participation in the seminar and in team work (50%), presentation (50%)

Examination topics

Reading list

Association in the course directory

MMEI II-2.2, MEV W-1, MEC-9, MBO 7

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