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300235 SE Biosystematics and evolution of plants - Seminar for Master- and PhD-students (2020W)

2.00 ECTS (1.00 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. 15 participants
Language: English


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Mondays starting with Oct 5th, 2020 14:00-15:30 as webinars

Monday 05.10. 14:00 - 15:30 Digital
Monday 12.10. 14:00 - 15:30 Digital
Monday 19.10. 14:00 - 15:30 Digital
Monday 09.11. 14:00 - 15:30 Digital
Monday 16.11. 14:00 - 15:30 Digital
Monday 23.11. 14:00 - 15:30 Digital
Monday 30.11. 14:00 - 15:30 Digital
Monday 07.12. 14:00 - 15:30 Digital
Monday 14.12. 14:00 - 15:30 Digital
Monday 11.01. 14:00 - 15:30 Digital
Monday 18.01. 14:00 - 15:30 Digital
Monday 25.01. 14:00 - 15:30 Digital


Aims, contents and method of the course

This seminar focuses on the modern developments in systematic and evolutionary botany and it is a core activity for the department. Each week we have a research presentation by one of our research groups or by a guest from other Austrian or international institutions. This is followed by an in-depth discussion, designed to share research ideas and improve our understanding of the aspects presented.

Assessment and permitted materials

Preparation and presentation of a seminar (using PowerPoint or comparable tools); active, regular participation in in-depth discussions.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

This seminar is designed to inform participants of the newest and most critical issues in systematic and evolutionary botany. Attendance is important for all students and departmental researchers to become informed of the latest developments in our research field.

Examination topics

Oral presentations of MSc and PhD candidates, contribution to the scientific discussions.

Reading list

Keine erforderlich, aber alle Vortragenden beziehen sich auf die gegenwärtige Literatur in ihren Vorträgen.

Association in the course directory

MBO 7, PhD, MEC-9, MES5, UF MA BU 04

Last modified: Mo 05.10.2020 10:11