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301232 SE DK Research Report & Recent Topics in RNA Biology III (2020W)

DK RNA Biology

2.00 ECTS (1.00 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 served).


max. 50 participants
Language: English



Presum. start: 06.10.2020. Every second Tuesday, 09:00-10:30 Place: Online remote learning.
Details to be announced here: http://www.mfpl.ac.at/rna-biology/doctoral-program/program/downloads/
Only for DK PhD-students and associates
Contact: dk-rna.office@mfpl.ac.at


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 and postdocs 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 and postdocs.

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


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