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301172 SE Seminar to Course III A (2022S)

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

Summary

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

see german version

Group 2

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

Lecturers

Classes

Mandatory preliminary meeting: Wednesday 9th March 2022, 15.30 - 16.30h,
Seminarraum 1/2, Dr. Bohrgasse 9/6, 1030 Vienna

Seminar dates (onsite in Max Perutz Labs, seminar room 4, Dr. Bohr-Gasse 9/6):
Thursday 21st April 2022, 11:00 - 18:00h
Friday 22nd April 2022, 09:00 - 17:30h

Group 3

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

Lecturers

Classes

see german version

Group 4

max. 16 participants
Language: English
LMS: Moodle

Lecturers

Classes

see german version

Group 5

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

Lecturers

Classes

Mandatory preliminary meeting: Wednesday 9th March 2022, 15.30 - 16.30h,
Seminarraum 1/2, Dr. Bohrgasse 9/6, 1030 Vienna

Seminar dates (onsite in Max Perutz Labs, seminar room 4, Dr. Bohr-Gasse 9/6):
Tuesday 14th June 2022, 11:00 - 18:00h
Wednesday 15th June 2022, 09:00 - 16:30h

Group 6

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

Lecturers

Classes

see german version


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

Last modified: Su 22.05.2022 12:09