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450006 SE Topics in Palaeontology (PI) (2020W)

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. 20 participants
Language: English



Kriwet: "Challenging and controversial fields in palaeobiology and evolution." This part of the seminar will take place each Tuesday from 16:30 - 18:00 hrs in the "Melchior Neumayr" course room (room 2A502).


Aims, contents and method of the course

The focus of the seminar is current research in palaeontology and related fields. In the context of this lecture PhD students and scientists from the Institute of Palaentology as well as invited researchers from other research institutions are presenting their newest research projects and results. The talks will be held in English. The presentations are followed by a discussion session to encourage knowledge exchange.

Assessment and permitted materials

Regular attendance with active participation in the discussion, and own presentation of a scientific topic.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

- presentation (English language)
- regular attendance
- active participation in the discussion round

Examination topics

Reading list

Association in the course directory

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