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BSc-KM 4 — Einführung in die Organismische Biologie

Level, degree of commitment Basic module, compulsory elective module
Forms of teaching and learning,
VL „Grundlagen der Biologischen Vielfalt“ UE „Geländeübungen zur Biologischen Vielfalt“,
225 hours (Grundlagen der Biologischen Vielfalt (180 h), Geländeübungen zur Biologischen Vielfalt (45 h))
Credit points,
formal requirements
7,5 CP
Translation missing. German original:
Eine schriftliche Prüfung mit Benotung in zwei Teilen (7,5 LP). Die Prüfungsteile werden nach der ersten Hälfte und nach Abschluss des Moduls durchgeführt. Es werden Fragen zum Inhalt der Vorlesung und der Übung gestellt (insgesamt 150 Punkte). In der Nachklausur werden beide Teile gleichzeitig geprüft.
The grading is done with 0 to 15 points according to the examination regulations for the degree program B.Sc. Biologie.
One semester,
each summer semester
Person in charge of the module's outline N.N.


Fundamentals of Biological Diversity:

Forms of organization and evolutionary trends in the plant, fungal, and animal kingdoms. Populations, species communities, ecosystems. Threats to and protection of biological diversity

Field Exercises in Biodiversity:

Students will gain knowledge of basic flora and fauna through hands-on field exercises. In particular, the characteristics of important taxa and their habitats will be taught by addressing them in the field.

Qualification Goals

Within this core module, students will develop an understanding of the processes of phylogenesis, evolution, and ecology of organisms. They will also gain an insight into the flora and fauna of Central Europe.


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Module imported from B.Sc. Biologie.

When studying B.Sc. Mathematics, this module can be attended in the study area Minor subject Biology.

core module in biology

Recommended Reading

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Please note:

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  • Winter 2020/21 (no corresponding element)
  • Summer 2021 (no corresponding element)
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