Universität Wien FIND
Course Exam

300010 VO Social Systems (2016W)

Social Systems in vertebrates with special emphasis on mechanismus - behaviour - brain-personality-stress, etc.

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie

Thursday 23.03.2017 15:00 - 16:00 Hörsaal 1, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1.008A EG




Examination topics

Ppt presentation (will be made available via moodle), discussions, integration of scholarly key peer review publications.

Assessment and permitted materials

Written exam (max. 60 min), with 5-6 questions (no multiple choice), resulting in max. 10 points per question. At least one of the questions refers to the papers discussed during the course. The date of the first exam (approx. 1 week after the end of the course will be discussed in the course.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Aims are to provide evolutionary explanations for living together and to integrate evolutionary functions with proximate mechanisms. This is also meant as an alternative view to the outdated nature-culture debate and to purely milieu theoretical approaches.

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