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300646 UE Neurobiology: Visual Systems (2019W)

10.00 ECTS (6.00 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 serve).


max. 12 participants
Language: German



Die Vorbesprechung findet am 07.10.2019 um 14 Uhr im Seminarraum des Department für Neurobiologie statt. Raum 3.005, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1090 Wien
Die UE findet vom 02.12.2019 -13.12.2019 statt


Aims, contents and method of the course

In this course, the students (in small groups 2-3) have to conduct ONE experiment in the field of visual systems. The data from the experiments have to be interpreted, presented in a protocol and also in a talk. The experiments are: optomotor response in flies, and visual guided behavior in spiders.

Assessment and permitted materials

The final report and also the oral presentation are equally used for the scoring.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Examination topics

The methods and the theoretical background of the experiment performed during the course.

Reading list

Die notwendige Literatur wird zu Beginn des Kurses diskutiert und zur Verfügung gestellt.

Association in the course directory

BZO 12, MVN W-8, MZO 2

Last modified: We 06.11.2019 14:29