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300419 UE Structural diversity in plants and fungi: from form to function (2020W)

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



max. 12 participants
Language: English


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Preparatory meeting: Wednesday October 14, 14:00, ÜR1, Rennweg 14 (Department of Botany and Biodiversity Research)

Wednesday 14.10. 14:00 - 15:00 Übungsraum 1 (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg 1.OG


Aims, contents and method of the course

Students will plan, conduct, and present (in the form of scientific manuscript) a small stand-alone research project in the field of structural botany.

Assessment and permitted materials

Preparation of a scientific manuscript (100 %)

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Students are able to independently design and conduct a research project in structural botany. This includes the search for relevant literature, formulation of testable hypotheses, and application of analytical methods in a novel context, the structuring of experimental or laboratory procedures, data gathering and data analysis, as well as presentation and discussion of the results.

Examination topics

The projects the students will be working on will be associated with ongoing research project of the supervising researchers.

Reading list

Association in the course directory


Last modified: Tu 10.11.2020 08:29