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300616 UE Life Cycles of Plants (2016S)

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

Verbindliche Vorbesprechung am 1.3.2016, 13:00 - 13:30 Uhr, UE 3, "Institut für Botanik", Rennweg 14, 1030 Wien.

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Details

max. 20 participants
Language: German

Lecturers

Classes

teilgeblockt, FR wtl von 04.03.2016 bis 22.04.2016 jeweils von 08.00-13.00 Ort: Übungsraum 3 (Department für Botanik und Biodiversitätsforschung) Rennweg 14, 1.OG


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Aims, contents and method of the course

Students acquire a funded understanding of the basic principles of propagation and development in plants, including sexual and vegetative reproduction, the different types of reproductive cells and organs as well as life cycles. They see the development of reproductive strategies in connexion with the progression from water to terrestrial habitats. Homologies and analogies in the formation of reproductive organs are discussed Furthermore, students are familiar with the analysis of living plants and get a practical training in the preparation and examination of light microscopic specimen.

Assessment and permitted materials

(1) 5 Zwischentests, die jeweils zu Beginn des Kurses, zwischen 8:00-8:15 stattfinden. Die 4 Zwischentests mit der höchsten Punkteanzahl werden gewertet (jeweils max. 15 Pkt erreichbar), der schwächste Test wird gestrichen.
(2) Gesamtbeurteilung der während des Kurses angefertigten wissenschaftlichen Zeichnungen (max. 60 Pkt)

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Students acquire a fundamental understanding on plant reproduction. They are able to analyse the structures of reproductive organs.

Examination topics

Theoretical lectures, observations in the light microscope, sample preaparation and documentation

Reading list

Braune, W., Leman, A. & Taubert, H. 1982 Planzenanatomisches Praktikum II. Einführung in den Bau, das Fortpflanzungsgeschehen und die Ontogenie der niederen Pflanzen und die Embryologie der Spermatophyta. Jena: Gustav Fischer Verlag.

Association in the course directory

B-BPF 6, B-BAN 9, B-BMG 11, B-BMB 10, B-BOE 11, B-BPB 12, B-BZO 11, BBO 6, BAN 6, BOE 11, BPB 11, BZO 11

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