300561 PP Molecular Phylogenetics - from the root to the tips of the animal tree (2016W)
Methods and concepts of molecular phylogenetics: from DNA to interpreted phylogenies
10.00 ECTS (6.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work
Eigener Laptop (Windows) ist unbedingt anzuraten.
max. 10 participants
Die Vorbesprechung findet am 06.10.2016 um 11:00 im COSB Seminarraum, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1090 Wien statt.Eigener Laptop (Windows) ist unbedingt anzuraten.
Aims, contents and method of the course
Assessment and permitted materials
Performance is evaluated by the student´s committment during the course and the quality of the oral and written presentations.
Minimum requirements and assessment criteria
Students are familiar with molecular lab procedures, DNA extraction, PCR, cloning of PCR-products, and DNA sequencing. They have basic practical experience in using DNA databases, sequence alignment, and various methods of tree inference. Participants are able to appropriately present their results and to critically evaluate publications in this field.
Introductory lectures, coaching the workflow in the molecular lab, introduction to and usage of various software for sequence analysis (alignment, tree inference, graphical presentation of results), scientific writing and publication.
Association in the course directory
BZO 12, BZO 13, B-BZO 12, B-BZO 13, MEV 2, MZO 2, MES5
Last modified: Fr 31.08.2018 08:56