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300186 SE Current topics in Molecular Evolution and Development (2016W)

5.00 ECTS (3.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work


max. 30 participants
Language: English



The pre-meeting will be on Oct. 11, 2016 at 11 am in the seminar room of the Dept. Molecular Evolution and Development, UZA1, Biocentre Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Wien.
The seminar dates will be on several blocks agreed on during the pre-meeting.


Aims, contents and method of the course

This seminar is a mandatory part of the Master Evolutionary Systems Biology (module MES2), but open to several other Master studies. The language of the seminar is English. The students will get a paper from the recent research in Molecular Evolution and Evolutionary Developmental Biology (EvoDevo). They are demanded to expand the literature research on this topic, present the topic in an oral seminar and write an 3-5 page essay summarizing the findings and the current status.

Assessment and permitted materials

50% oral seminar, 50% written essay

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Examination topics

Reading list

Association in the course directory

MEV W-2, MZO W-3, MES2

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