Core module: "Neurobiology 2" (12 C, 14 SWS) [M.Bio.305]

Learning outcome: Ability to perform neuroscientific research independently. Profound knowledge in a range of current concepts in Neuroscience including detailed knowledge of specific classical and novel topics. Execution of individual research projects including independent development, planning, analysis and interpretation of experiments with reference to current literature. Discussion and presentation of scientific results.

Core skills: Profound knowledge of current concepts and state-of-the-art methods in Neuroscience. Ability to perform scientific work independently.

Courses and examinations
1. Lecture: "Current questions and concepts in neurosciences" (2 SWS)
2. Methods course: "Advanced course in neurobiology" (12 SWS)

Prerequisite for examination: Presentation of the experimental results in form of a poster (90 min).

Examination: Written examination (120 minutes)

Selection options

Admission requirements

  • Core module M.Bio.304 "Neurobiology 1" is required.
  • Can´t be combined with key competence module M.Bio.345.

  • Number of repeat examinations permitted

    Module applicable in the following degree programmes
    MA Developmental, Neural, and Behavioral Biology

    Course frequency: Academic Term
    Each summer semester

    One semester

    English; German in agreement with participants

    Maximum number of students

    Workload: 360 h (196/164 h, Attendance time/Self-study time)

    Person responsible for module
    Prof. Dr. André Fiala