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301656 UE Practical Course in Cyto- and Developmental Genetics (2021W)

Eukaryotic Model Systems in Chromosome Biology

10.00 ECTS (6.00 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. 24 participants
Language: English



Course requirements and admission criteria:only together with SE 301250 "Genetisches Seminar"1. Attendance at the preliminary meeting (‘Vorbesprechung’);2. Master’s students in A 066 877 'Genetics und Developmental Biology' will have preferential access;3. Additional requirements for students who have not completed their bachelor's degree in the bachelor's program Biologie at the University of Vienna in the areas of BMG or BMB: External students who got practical courses (UE) as requirement by the admission to the Master´s program have to complete them in advance (bring a copy of your admission letter and a current transcript to the preliminary meeting).


Aims, contents and method of the course

Cytogenetic problems in cell divisions (mitosis and meiosis) are investigated both at the cell biological and molecular level. Model organisms such as Arabidopsis thaliana or C. elegans are used to developmental processes at the cell biological level.

Assessment and permitted materials

Compulsory attendance; Assessment:active participation and results obtained, written report, theoretical knowledge including final exam

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

The evaluation consists of different performances: active participation and results obtained, written report, theoretical knowledge including final exam (the percentage of the subgrades will be announced by the course leader); each of the subgrades must have a positive evaluation.

Examination topics

Content of the course

Reading list

Association in the course directory

MGE II-2, MGE III-1, MGE III-2,MMEI III, M-WZB, Biologische Chemie: BIO II-1,

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