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540001 SE PhD Seminar in Cognition and Communication (2021W)

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. 60 participants
Language: English



13:00 - 15:00 Monday, 4 Oct 2021 - 24 Jan 2022


Aims, contents and method of the course

This seminar offers students working on their PhD thesis (and postdoctoral researchers) the opportunity to present and discuss their projects. The focus is on topics related to animal communication and cognition. The goal is to conceptually and methodologically analyse, and improve, ongoing studies (from the proposal phase to the analysis and writing). Occasional guest lectures will be given by external researchers.

Assessment and permitted materials

Presence is obligatory; oral presentation, contribution to discussions

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Grading will be based on presentation (80%) and contributions to discussions (20%)

Examination topics

not applicable

Reading list

not applicable

Association in the course directory


Last modified: Fr 17.09.2021 13:09