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Experimental Design and Data Analysis in Ecology
(dt. Experimentelles Design und Datenanalyse in der Ökologie)

Level, degree of commitment Profile module, compulsory elective module
Forms of teaching and learning,
Recitation class „Experimentelles Design and Datenanalyse in der Ökologie“ (4 SWS),
180 hours (recitation class: 40 h private study inkl. Vorbereitung and Ablegen der Prüfungen: 140 h)
Credit points,
formal requirements
6 CP
Course requirement(s): Written examination
Examination type: Compulsory attendance in the recitation class
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 Matthies


Principles of experimental design and basic and advanced statistical procedures will be presented and their application will then be tested. Examples used are taken from biological research.

Qualification Goals

In-depth theoretical and practical knowledge of biological statistics (planning, conducting and evaluating investigations), establishing the prerequisites for writing an independent scientific paper.


Translation is missing. Here is the German original:

Mindestens 30 LP aus den Basismodulen; das Basismodul „Physik und Mathematik für Studierende der Biologie“ muss abgeschlossen sein.


Module imported from B.Sc. Biologie.

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

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