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300438 SE Seminar in biometry for beginners (2018S)

Basics of biometrical analysis

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work

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Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first serve).

Details

max. 15 participants
Language: German, English

Lecturers

Classes

Vorbesprechung am DO 01.03.2018 um 10:15 Uhr im ÜR 3, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1090 Wien; pA (persönliche Anmeldung)
Seminartermine: 08.03.2018, 15.03.2018, 22.03.2018, 12.04.2018, 19.04.2018, 26.04.2018, 03.05.2018 und 17.05.2018 (Ersatztermine: 24.05.2018, 07.06.2018, 14.06.2018, 21.06.2018 und 28.06.2018)
Die Veranstaltung findet jeweils im ÜR 3, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1090 Wien, in der Zeit von 10 Uhr 15 bis 13 Uhr statt.

BITTE BEACHTEN SIE: Die primäre Vortragssprache ist DEUTSCH! Nur, wenn es für die SeminarteilnehmerINNEN erforderlich ist, werden Erklärungen der wichtigsten Verfahrensschritte auch auf Englisch gegeben werden!


Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

The course is a training in basic biometric procedures (e.g. measurement error, error propagation, data entry, data formats, spreadsheet programs, Student's t-test, transformation of data, sampling, measurements of lengths and areas, Buffon's needle problem and dot counting method, fractal dimensions). It is intended that short representations of the theoretical principles will be followed immediately by the practical working (' learning by doing'; preferred computer package: Openoffice calc/ LibreOffice calc). The seminar is designed for beginning students of biology with basic knowledge in biometrics. Additional knowledge in biometrics, mathematics as well as computer programming, and the option to use one's own portable computer (e.g. notebook, netbook) would be preferable and helpful.

Assessment and permitted materials

Controlling of cooperation during training courses -
Grading system: number of successfully completed courses = final grade
4 courses = grade 4
5 courses = grade 3
6 courses = grade 2
> 6 courses = grade 1

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Grading system: number of successfully completed courses = final grade
4 courses = grade 4
5 courses = grade 3
6 courses = grade 2
> 6 courses = grade 1

Examination topics

Reading list


Association in the course directory

B-WZB, WZB,

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