Key competence module "Behavioral biology" (6 C, 4 SWS) [M.Bio.347]

Learning outcome/Core skills: Students know the principles of the evolutionary approach in behavioral analyses. Students are able to present and discuss scientific issues in oral and written form.

Examination requirements::Profound knowledge of determinants and mechanisms of behaviour. Ability to use important methods of behavioral biology.

Courses and examinations
1. Lecture: "Behavioral biology" (3 SWS)
2. Seminar: "Behavioral biology" (1 SWS)

Examination: written examination (90 min)

Selection options

Admission requirements

  • Core module M.Bio.306 or key competence module M.Bio.346 "Introduction to behavioral biology" is required.
  • Can´t be combined with core module M.Bio.307

  • 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
    Each summer-semester

    One semester

    English; German in agreement with participants

    Maximum number of students
    4(DNB) + 4(BEE)

    Workload: 180 h (56/124 h, Attendance time/Self-study time)

    Person responsible for module
    Dr. Claudia Fichtel