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Animal Biology
(dt. Biologie der Tiere)

Level, degree of commitment Profile module, compulsory elective module
Forms of teaching and learning,
Das Veranstaltungsangebot wird im lecturesverzeichnis des jeweiligen Semesters bekanntgegeben. Es beinhaltet eine Auswahl von Veranstaltungen zu speziellen Aspekten der Biologie von Tieren, die oft Teile von zoologischen Aufbau- or specialization moduleen sind. Die Inhalte finden sich in der jeweiligen Modulbeschreibung. Studierende belegen i.d.R. ein seminar (2 SWS) in Verbindung mit einer lecture/recitation class (2 SWS).,
180 hours (lecture or recitation class: 20 h seminar: 20 h private study inkl. Vorbereitung and Ablegen der Prüfung: 140 h)
Credit points,
formal requirements
6 CP
Course requirement(s): Written examination or presentation
Examination type: Compulsory attendance in the seminar
The grading is done with 0 to 15 points according to the examination regulations for the degree program B.Sc. Biologie.
Ein bis zwei Semester,
each semester
Person in charge of the module's outline Hassel (V), Lehrende der zoologischen Fachgebiete


The module addresses special aspects of zoology.

Qualification Goals

Complementary to zoological advanced modules, students' knowledge of e.g. evolution and adaptation, blueprints and their modifications in adaptation to the environment, functional morphology, comparative and functional anatomy of animals as well as morphogenesis, embryology, reproductive biology and hormone physiology will be interlinked across topics and placed on a broader basis.


Translation is missing. Here is the German original:

Mindestens 30 LP aus den Basismodulen


Module imported from B.Sc. Biologie.

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

Recommended Reading

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