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301172 SE Seminar to Course III A (2021S)

2.00 ECTS (1.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work

Summary

1 REMOTE Witte , Moodle
2 REMOTE Schweighofer , Moodle
3 MIXED Sonnleitner , Moodle
4 REMOTE Campbell , Moodle
5 REMOTE Schweighofer , Moodle
6 REMOTE Witte , Moodle

Registration/Deregistration

Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).
Registration information is available for each group.

Groups

Group 1

max. 16 participants
Language: German, English
LMS: Moodle

Lecturers

Classes

Preliminary meeting: March 10, 2021, 10 a.m., online via Zoom (Link will be sent by e-mail)

Attention: The seminar for exercise IIIA will take place on the days mentioned as a block from May 3 to 7, 2021. The presentations and discussions take place from 1 p.m. via Zoom.

Group 2

max. 16 participants
Language: German, English
LMS: Moodle

Lecturers

Classes

mandatory organizational meeting: Friday 12th March 2021, 2 p.m. till 4 p.m.
online via Zoom (links will be sent per email to registered students and students on the waiting list).
Partizipation in organizational meeting is mandatory, seminar topics will be distributed.

date: 12th May and 14th May 2021 (all-day online)

Group 3

max. 20 participants
Language: German, English
LMS: Moodle

Lecturers

Classes

-hybride Lehre-
verpflichtende Vorbesprechung online 22.3.2020 15:00,
Termin: 7.6-18.6.2021 9:00-10:00

Group 4

max. 16 participants
Language: English
LMS: Moodle

Lecturers

Classes

Mandatory organizational meeting: 10.3.21 at 10:00 via Zoom.
https://univienna.zoom.us/j/98807833169?pwd=bGZGUTBRSkdpajdkZUhESkZzdm00UT09
Meeting ID: 988 0783 3169
Passcode: 229201

Group 5

max. 16 participants
Language: German, English
LMS: Moodle

Lecturers

Classes

mandatory organizational meeting: Friday 12th March 2021, 2 p.m. till 4 p.m.
online via Zoom (links will be sent per email to registered students and students on the waiting list)

date: 2nd June and 4th June 2021 (two days all-day online)

Group 6

max. 16 participants
Language: German, English
LMS: Moodle

Lecturers

Classes

Preliminary meeting: March 10, 2021, 10 a.m., online via Zoom (Link will be sent by e-mail)

Attention: The seminar for exercise IIIA will take place on the days mentioned as a block from June 14 to 18 2021. The presentations and discussions take place from 1 p.m. via Zoom.


Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

a) Aims:
+) as presenter to prepare a selected topic (selected molecular biology methods; will be assigned) for a presentation in English (“learning by teaching”).
+) as listener to contribute constructively in the following discussion after the presentation about presentation content and presentation technique.
b) content
Seminar topics (selection): E.coli transformation and cloning vectors, PCR, reporter genes, yeast transformation and yeast two hybrid system, transient and stable transformation of plants, plasmid DNA isolation from bacteria, restriction and modification enzymes, gateway cloning, golden gate cloning, Western Blotting, Southern blotting, CRISPR/Cas9 system, etc
c) methods
Presentations followed by discussion (questions & answers) from the audience; feedback about presentation (technique) will be provided

Assessment and permitted materials

Type of assessment, permitted material:
Compulsory attendance.

the evaluation consists of different performances:

+) written exam at end of seminar (contains all presenation topics):
Assessment criteria: 60%
Permitted material: calculator (smartphones are not allowed)
+) presentation (quality and completeness of the seminar presentation, preparation, content, correctness etc)
Assessment criteria: 30%
+) active participation in the scientific discussion of the presented publications
Assessment criteria: 10%

each of the subgrades must have a positive evaluation

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

compulsatory attendance
giving a presentation (30%)
co-work (10%)
final written exam (60%)

Examination topics

Contents and theoretical background of the course units (content of presentations).

Reading list

Course documents in Moodle Information on the literature available on the slides in Moodle.

Association in the course directory

BMG 4, WZB

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