747502 VO History of Biology

summer semester 2022 | Last update: 07.03.2022 Place course on memo list
VO History of Biology
VO 2

Students acquire basic knowledge of the history of the different disciplines of biology including gender aspects.

The lecture introduces and discusses the history of biology with special focus on gender studies in view of botany, microbiology, molecular biology, ecology and zoology.

Lecture, assessment is based on qualification essay, individual talks, contritbutions to discussions, and final exam.

Course examination according to § 7, statute section on "study-law regulations"

Bock - Geschichte, Frauengeschichte, Geschlechtergeschichte (Basis for the Exposé)

Höxtermann – Einführung in die Geschichte der Biologie. Will be provided.

Submission of the Exposé until Friday, 18th March 2022.

1.    Fr. 18th March 2022 12:00 - 15:00 online

Introduction to the history of biology - from the beginning to Darwin; Discussion: history, women's history, gender history

2.     Fr. 29th April 2022 12:00 - 16:30 attendance or online

Biology in the light of evolutionary biology and epigenetics - was Lamarck right after all? Lectures by the students

3.     Fr. 6th May 2022  12:00 - 16:00 attendance or online

Lectures by the students and final discussion

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Date Time Location
Fri 2022-04-29
12.00 - 16.30 HSB 8 HSB 8 Barrier-free
Fri 2022-05-06
12.00 - 16.30 HS 10 HS 10 Barrier-free