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301231 SE DK RNA Research Report & Recent Topics II (2020S)

DK RNA Biology

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



max. 50 participants
Language: English



Start: 11.02.2020. 1xTuesday per month in Feb till July 2020, 16:30 - 19:00. Place: IMP Lecture Hall
All dates see http://www.mfpl.ac.at/rna-biology/doctoral-program/program/downloads/
Only for DK PhD-students


Aims, contents and method of the course

This seminar can be described as an enhanced thesis seminar, where on the one hand PhD students present and discuss their own ongoing projects and research plans, and on the other hand group leaders present new developments and state of the art approaches in the diverse fields of RNA research.
Students gain experience in presenting to a broad critical audience, and as audience need to actively engage in discussions on the presented projects. Students get familiar and reflect critically new developments in different RNA research field presented by groupleaders.

Assessment and permitted materials

Compulsory attendance, quality and performance of scientific presentations, active participation in and contribution to scientific discussion of the presented work.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Attendance (max. 1xtime absence),
presentation (50% of assessment), active participation in dicsussion (50% of assessment).

Examination topics

Contents and theoretical background of the seminar units.

Reading list

Specific scientific papers related with presented work/topics/research field.

Association in the course directory


Last modified: Fr 24.01.2020 08:48