Universität Wien FIND

Return to Vienna for the summer semester of 2022. We are planning to hold courses mainly on site to enable the personal exchange between you, your teachers and fellow students. We have labelled digital and mixed courses in u:find accordingly.

Due to COVID-19, there might be changes at short notice (e.g. individual classes in a digital format). Obtain information about the current status on u:find and check your e-mails regularly.

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301626 UE Molecular Biology Course I A (2020S)

5.00 ECTS (4.00 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: German, English



see german version


Aims, contents and method of the course

Basic methods used in Microbiology and Genetics of unicellular organisms: growth; cultivation; identification. Genetic manipulation of bacteria: mutagenesis; conjugation; transformation;

Assessment and permitted materials

Compulsory attendance; the evaluation consists of different performances: active participation and results obtained, written report, theoretical knowledge including final exam; each of the subgrades must have a positive evaluation.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Minimum requirements for passing the course: Attendance, protocol, final exam.

Assessment criteria: practical work 25%, protocol 5%, final exam 70%

Examination topics

Contents and theoretical background of the course units

Reading list

Madigan, MT und Martinko, JM, Brock Mikrobiologie, Pearson Studium
Fuchs, G., Allgemeine Mikrobiologie, Thieme Verlag, 9. Auflage
Munk K., Taschenlehrbuch Biologie: Mikrobiologie, Thieme Verlag

Association in the course directory

BMB 1, BMG 1

Last modified: Tu 11.02.2020 11:49