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300404 SE Behavioural Ecology Seminar (2019S)

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. 10 participants
Language: English



Vorbesprechung am 08.03.2019 um 11 Uhr im Besprechungszimmer des Dep. f. Verhaltensbiologie, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1090 Wien
Block: 24.05.2019 - 26.05.2019

The seminar will take place from 24.5. – 26.5. 2019 at the Astenschmiede in Rauris. As the program will start on Friday morning the participants should plan to arrive in Rauris the day before. Further details will be given during the first meeting (Vorbesprechung).


Aims, contents and method of the course

This seminar is meant to introduce participants to a specific theme in behavioural ecology that is currently of great interest. Most importantly, three skills will be trained during this seminar:

1) Scientific discussion
2) Condensing substantial and multifarious scientific information into a concise presentation
3) Optimizing a short (max. 30 min) presentation to inspire an audience and induce discussion

Assessment and permitted materials

Oral presentation and discussion
The participants should prepare an oral presentation based on scientific literature provided by the supervisiors

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Training of scientific presentation and discussion. Knowledge in specific topics of Behavioural Ecology using actuall literature.

Examination topics

Reading list

Will be provided by the lecturers.

Association in the course directory


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