Key comptence module "Introduction to behavioral biology" (6 C, 4 SWS) [M.Bio.346]
Learning outcome: Profound knowledge of basic concepts in behavioral biology with special emphasis on behavioral ecology, sociobiology and cognition. Special consideration of the quantitative aspect of behavioral research.
Core skills: Students should be able to present and discuss scientific issues in oral and written form.
Courses and examinations
1. Lecture: "Introduction to behavioral biology" (3 SWS)
2. Seminar: "Concepts of behavioral biology" (1 SWS)
Prerequisite for examination: oral presentation within the seminar (30 min)
Examination: written examination (90 minutes)
Can´t be combined with core module M.Bio.306 or key competence module M.Bio.366.
Number of repeat examinations permitted
Module applicable in the following degree programmes
MA Developmental, Neural, and Behavioral Biology
MA Biodiversity, Ecology and Evolution
Course frequency: Academic Term
English; German in agreement with participants
Maximum number of students
Workload: 180 h (56/124 h, Attendance time/Self-study time)
Person responsible for module
Dr Cornelia Kraus