Universität Wien

Master Zoology (831)

Compulsory Modules (30 ECTS)

MZO 1 Basic Modul Zoology (15 ECTS)

300472 VO [ en ] Behavioural ecology

MZO 2 Methods and Research Training in Zoology (15 ECTS)

300004 UE DNA Barcoding - a new approach to species identification in ecology and biodiversity research - Ein neuer Weg zur Artidentifikation in der Ökologie und Biodiversitätsforschung
300561 UE [ de en ] Molecular Phylogenetics - from the root to the tips of the animal tree - Methods and concepts of molecular phylogenetics: from DNA to interpreted phylogenies

Block of Elective Modules Zoology (30 ECTS)

MZO W-1 Morphology, Anatomy and Ultrastructure of Animals (15 ECTS)

300120 SE Morphology, systematics and reproductive biology of arachnids - Ausgewählte Themen der Arachnologie
300158 SE [ de en ] New concepts in light- and electron microscopy - (scientific results, instruments, methods)
300219 SE [ en ] Cell Imaging and Ultrastructure 1 - Seminar for Master and PhD-students - in Special Cell Imaging and Ultrastructure Research
300306 UE [ en ] Hands-on Immunolabelling for Light and Electron Microscopy - techniques and preparations for biologists

MZO W-2 Biodiversity and Systematics of Animals (15 ECTS)

300010 VO Social Systems - Social Systems in vertebrates with special emphasis on mechanismus - behaviour - brain-personality-stress, etc.
300079 VO Australian Fauna - examples of evolution, ecology and biogeography
300124 VO The birds of Austria - an ecological and conservationbiological overview
300202 UE Animal observations in the zoo - Basic practical course in observation of zoo kept animals
300356 UE Entomological Laboratory - Taxonomic studies on selected insects
300464 UE Limnetic and marine copepods of Europe - Diversity, systematics and ecology of the copepods of Europe (Microcrustaceans)
300657 UE Identification course for aquatic invertebrates - in Central European freshwaters

MZO W-3 Developmental Biology (15 ECTS)

300489 VO [ de en ] Growth and Proportion - Basics of biosystemstheory II
300530 UE [ en ] Imaging and visualization in developmental biology - Principles and applications, including 3 D Methods

MZO W-4 Theoretical Biology (10 ECTS)

MZO W-5 Basic Modul of Evolutionary Biology (15 ECTS)

300515 VO [ en ] Speciation and coevolution - Concepts und case studies

MZO W-6 Behaviour, Neurobiology and Cognition (15 ECTS)

MZO W-7 Ecological Field Methods: Animals (5 ECTS)

MZO W-8 Marine Biology (10 ECTS)

300170 VO [ en ] Biological Oceanography

MZO W-9 Interpretation of Ecological Data (5 ECTS)

Additional Scientific Qualifications for Biologists (30 ECTS)

Courses of the Additional Scientific Qualifications for Biologists

300014 VO Bioacoustics - theory, equipment
300018 VO Animal Vocalization - Sound Production, Reception and Communication
300046 VO Biological Invasions - Neobiota and their relevance
300058 VO Urban Ecology
300063 VO Biodiversity of tropical coral reefs - Introduction into species diversity of tropical reef invertebrates and vertebrates, with special reference to reef conservation and tourism
300076 VO Applied Limnology - Eutrophication, Pollution, Climate Change
300079 VO Australian Fauna - examples of evolution, ecology and biogeography
300080 VO Research in National Parks - Seewinkel-Neusiedlersee
300085 SE [ en ] COSB Colloquium - Vorträge im Center for Organismal Systems Biology
300087 SE Lab Safety - Fundamental Principles of Lab Safety: preventive measures and appropriate behaviour
300102 VO [ en ] Research Ethics - A hands-on approach - What do I have to consider when writing proposals and working in the laboratory?
300105 SE Writer's workshop for biologists - Principles of scientific publication
300112 SE Current topics in philosophy, theology and biology - Interdisciplinary discussions of current topics in Philosophy, Theology and Biology
300113 SE [ en ] Multitrophic Interactions
300124 VO The birds of Austria - an ecological and conservationbiological overview
300202 UE Animal observations in the zoo - Basic practical course in observation of zoo kept animals
300351 VO Algae in Freshwaters - Ecophysiology with implications for the bio-assessment of aquatic systems and the response to climate change.
300433 VO Medical parasitology - Transfer of basic knowledge
300438 SE [ de en ] Seminar in biometry for beginners - Basics of biometrical analysis
300462 SE Phylogeny currently - Actual problems and results in Phylogeny
300464 UE Limnetic and marine copepods of Europe - Diversity, systematics and ecology of the copepods of Europe (Microcrustaceans)
300466 VO [ de en ] Hygiene-related environmental microbiology: Medical Entomology - Epidemiology of water-borne medical parasites and aquatic vectors
300469 UE [ en ] Management and analysis of spatial Data - GIS III - Programming in ArcGIS, QGIS and R
300517 SE+UE Theory and Application of Confocal Microscopy - (parallel courses)
300530 UE [ en ] Imaging and visualization in developmental biology - Principles and applications, including 3 D Methods
300531 SE [ en ] Writing Theses and Articles in English - (parallel courses)
300657 UE Identification course for aquatic invertebrates - in Central European freshwaters
300659 SE [ en ] Limnology Seminar - Current research and ecological concepts
300669 VO Management of endangered species - practical species protection in marine and terrestrial ecosystems
301267 VO [ en ] Business in Biotech

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