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301906 SE Modern approaches in the analysis of neuronal circuits and behavior (2021S)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 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. 6 participants
Language: English


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Vorbesprechung: 2.3.21, 9:00 via Zoom.
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Meeting ID: 861 1011 0107
Passcode: 008061

The course will take place every Friday 12:30 -14:00. Due to the covid-19 situation we will hold the course online via zoom until further notice.

Requirements & condition of admission:
1. Presence at Vorbesprechung
2. Priority will be given to students in the Masterprograms: A 066834 Molekulare Biologie/Schwerpunkt Neurowissenschaften und A 066 878Verhaltens-, Neuro- und Kognitionsbiologie.
3. Further priority will be given to students that passed the exams of the following LVs:
301905 VO Information-processing in neuronal networks
300310 VO Grundlagen der Neurobiologie
300049 VO Methoden der Neurobiologie
301137 VO Basics of Neuroscience
301325 UE Basics of Neuroscience

4. Students from other faculties or universities that document training in basic and advanced Neuroscience.

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Aims, contents and method of the course

We invite students with interests in neurobiology during their masters and PhD studies. We will introduce current research topics and then discuss recent and historical landmark publications concerned with the analysis of neuronal circuits and behavior. The objective of the course is to familiarize the students with ongoing research topics and to enable them to critically evaluate primary reseach literature.

Assessment and permitted materials

Students will present a research paper.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Examination topics

Reading list

Association in the course directory


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