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300648 VO Animal Physiology I: Energy, Respiration, Homeostasis (2018W)

4.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie

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Details

Language: English

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Monday 01.10. 09:00 - 11:00 Hörsaal 1, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1.008A EG
Monday 08.10. 09:00 - 11:00 Hörsaal 1, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1.008A EG
Monday 15.10. 09:00 - 11:00 Hörsaal 1, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1.008A EG
Monday 22.10. 09:00 - 11:00 Hörsaal 1, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1.008A EG
Monday 29.10. 09:00 - 11:00 Hörsaal 1, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1.008A EG
Monday 05.11. 09:00 - 11:00 Hörsaal 1, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1.008A EG
Monday 12.11. 09:00 - 11:00 Hörsaal 1, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1.008A EG
Monday 19.11. 09:00 - 11:00 Hörsaal 1, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1.008A EG
Monday 26.11. 09:00 - 11:00 Hörsaal 1, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1.008A EG
Monday 03.12. 09:00 - 11:00 Hörsaal 1, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1.008A EG
Monday 10.12. 09:00 - 11:00 Hörsaal 1, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1.008A EG
Monday 07.01. 09:00 - 11:00 Hörsaal 1, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1.008A EG
Monday 14.01. 09:00 - 11:00 Hörsaal 1, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1.008A EG
Monday 21.01. 09:00 - 11:00 Hörsaal 1, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1.008A EG

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

The goal of the course is to understand the physiological systems associated with metabolism, respiration and homeostasis in animals and to underline their mutual interactions and their adaptations to different environments.

Assessment and permitted materials

Multiple choice tests: 30 questions to answer in 60 min. No books/notes allowed.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Each question answered correctly yields 1 point. The exam is passed with at least 15 points. Notes: 50-62%, 4; 63-74%, 3; 75-86%, 2; more than 87%, 1.

Examination topics

The exam will concern the material presented and discussed during the lectures and supported by one of the suggested textbooks. Note that the slides provided as course material are not sufficient to prepare the exam.

Reading list

Environmental Physiology of Animals, by Pat Willmer, Graham Stone, Ian Johnston
Eckert's Animal Physiology, by Roger Eckert, D.J. Randall, Warren
Principles of Animal Physiology, by Christopher D. Moyes, Patricia M. Schulte
Animal Physiology: Adaptation and Environment, by Knut Schmidt-Nielsen
Animal Physiology, by Richard Hill, Gordon A. Wyse, Margaret Anderson

Association in the course directory

BZO 3, BBO 8, BAN 6, BMG 10, BMB 10, BOE 11, BPB 11, UF BU 10

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