Universität Wien

300207 UE Lab rotation I (2024S)

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 served).


max. 20 participants
Language: English



The time of this lab rotation within the Master ESB is freely determined in accordance with the direct supervisor.


Aims, contents and method of the course

Lab rotations are mandatory for students of the Master Evolutionary Systems Biology. Students have to choose a lab corresponding to one of the three major thematic pillars of the master program: Population Genetics, Quantitative and Systems Biology, EvoDevo and Molecular Evolution. Students work on research projects in the lab, which could lead to a Master thesis project.

Assessment and permitted materials

Students have to give a seminar in the lab and hand in a written report on the project that is graded by the supervisor.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Students must have fulfilled the necessary requirements of the Master program. The performance during the lab rotation (50%) and the report (50%) are graded by the supervisor.

Examination topics

There will be no exam. Instead, a written report and an oral presentation in the respective lab is expected.

Reading list

A reading list will be agreed with the respective supervisor.

Association in the course directory


Last modified: Th 25.01.2024 00:02