Universität Wien FIND

300307 UE Practical Course in Molecular Microbiology, Microbial Ecology and Immunobiology 2 (2016W)

Molecular genetic and postgenomic analyses of microbial communities and model organisms

10.00 ECTS (6.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work


max. 12 participants
Language: English



The course will take place from February 13th through 24th, 2017. (full days). language of instruction is english.
A preliminary discussion will be on December 12th, at 10:00 a.m. in the seminar room of the Division of Archaea Biology and Ecogenomics, Biozentrum, Althanstr. 14, 1090 Vienna. Attendance is obligatory for course participants.


Aims, contents and method of the course

Molecular biological and microbiological techniques from the research fields of environmental microbiology and biotechnology will be covered in practicle and theoretical form. Focus lies on the study of model organisms of Archaea, on thiotrophic bacterial symbionts and on the study of complex microbial communities.

Assessment and permitted materials

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Since the number of participants is restricted to 12, admission to the course might depend on the qualifications of the students (in particular attendance of lectures and seminars in microbiology and genetics or related fields).

Examination topics

Reading list

Association in the course directory


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