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Master of Biology: Evolution and Behaviour Biology

Master of Biology: Evolution and Behavioral Biology
Academic year :

Model Path part 1

In the first semester of the first year, it is not allowed to include optional courses in your study programme.

Option Research

Compulsory courses in biology

Biostatistics7sp1st semester
Van Dongen, Stefan
Evolutionary & Ecological Physiology4sp1st semester
Van Damme, Raoul
Functional Morfology Vertebrates4sp1st semester
Aerts, Peter
Phylogenetics and Systematics6sp1st semester
Van Damme, Raoul
Behavioral ecology5sp1st semester
Eens, Marcel
Macro-Evolution3sp2nd semester
Van Damme, Raoul
Ecology of populations and communities6sp2nd semester
Leirs, Herwig
Practical training Organism Biology4sp1st/2nd sem.
Aerts, Peter
 

Option Education and option Management & Entrepreneurship

Compulsory courses in biology

Biostatistics7sp1st semester
Van Dongen, Stefan
Evolutionary & Ecological Physiology4sp1st semester
Van Damme, Raoul
Phylogenetics and Systematics6sp1st semester
Van Damme, Raoul
Macro-Evolution3sp2nd semester
Van Damme, Raoul
Ecology of populations and communities6sp2nd semester
Leirs, Herwig
Practical training Organism Biology4sp1st/2nd sem.
Aerts, Peter
 

Compulsory courses in education (18 ECTS-credits)

Introduction to didactics3sp1st semester
Meeus, Wil
Practice sessions3sp1st semester
Pinxten, Annie
Simons, Mathea
Braeckmans, Luc
Smits, Tom
Vandervieren, Ellen
Meeus, Wil
Janssenswillen, Paul
Schelfhout, Wouter
Casteleyn, Jordi
Student counselling3sp2nd semester
Struyf, Elke
Educational politics and policies3sp2nd semester
Van Petegem, Peter
Didactics of Biology6sp1st semester
Pinxten, Annie
 

Compulsory courses in entrepreneurship (18 ECTS-credits)

Financial management and legal aspects6sp2nd semester
Laveren, Eddy
Organisation management6sp1st semester
Cannaerts, Nele
Strategic Business Communication6sp1st semester
Leijten, Mariƫlle
Innovation and entrepreneurship6sp1st semester
Braet, Johan
Process management and quality care6sp1st semester
Kritis, Vassilios
 

Individual Project (Option Research)

Compulsory course to follow in part 1 or 2 of the master

Individual project10sp2nd semester
NNB, -
 

Master project: part 1

Compulsory course
(only for students starting the Master Project in part 1 of the master)

Master project biology: part 110sp2nd semester
NNB, -
 

List of optional courses

Complementary so that minimum 120 ECTS-credits are acquired at the end of the master programme. In the first semester of the first year, it is not allowed to include optional courses in your study programme.

Applied and conservation behaviour3sp2nd semester
Eens, Marcel
Aquatic ecology4sp2nd semester
Meire, Patrick
Bio-accoustics4sp2nd semester
Eens, Marcel
Biogeomorphology3sp2nd semester
Temmerman, Stijn
Bioinformatics6sp2nd semester
Laukens, Kris
Bio-mechanics4sp2nd semester
Aerts, Peter
Conservation genetics6sp2nd semester
Pereboom, Zjef
Ecological modelling6sp2nd semester
Deckmyn, Gaby
Ecomorphology3sp2nd semester
Aerts, Peter
Island biology6sp2nd semester
Van Damme, Raoul
Energy from biomass4sp2nd semester
Ceulemans, Reinhart
Evolutionary ecology4sp2nd semester
Matthysen, Erik
Behaviour: seminar and skills4sp2nd semester
Eens, Marcel
Herpetology3sp2nd semester
Van Damme, Raoul
Human behaviour4sp2nd semester
Van Dongen, Stefan
Stevens, Jeroen
Meteorology, climatology and global change4sp2nd semester
Janssens, Ivan
Methods in environmental biology3sp2nd semester
Nijs, Ivan
Microbial ecology3sp2nd semester
Verbruggen, Erik
Environmental Stress and -Toxicology5sp1st semester
Bervoets, Lieven
Ornithology4sp2nd semester
Matthysen, Erik
Plant-microbe interactions3sp2nd semester
Prinsen, Els
Remote sensing4sp2nd semester
Samson, Roeland
Restoration ecology4sp2nd semester
van Diggelen, Ruurd
Seminar biochemistry4sp2nd semester
Asard, Han
System ecology4sp2nd semester
Nijs, Ivan
Techniques proteome and genome study3sp2nd semester
Beemster, Gerrit
Scientific writing in English6sp2nd semester
Van De Poel, Kris
Academic Literacies for Scientists3sp1st semester
Van Hout, Tom
 

Model Path part 2

Option Research

Compulsory courses in biology

Behavioural Physiolgy5sp1st semester
Eens, Marcel
 

Option Education and option Management & Entrepreneurship

Compulsory courses in biology

Functional Morfology Vertebrates4sp1st semester
Aerts, Peter
Behavioral ecology5sp1st semester
Eens, Marcel
Behavioural Physiolgy5sp1st semester
Eens, Marcel
 

Compulsory courses in education

In-school training: initiation3sp2nd semester
Pinxten, Annie
Simons, Mathea
Braeckmans, Luc
Smits, Tom
Vandervieren, Ellen
Meeus, Wil
Janssenswillen, Paul
Schelfhout, Wouter
Casteleyn, Jordi
Classroom management3sp1st semester
Struyf, Elke
ICT in Education3sp1st semester
Colpaert, Jozef
In-school training: immersion3sp2nd semester
Struyf, Elke
 

Compulsory courses in entrepreneurship (12 ECTS-credits)

Innovation and entrepreneurship6sp1st semester
Braet, Johan
Process management and quality care6sp1st semester
Kritis, Vassilios
 

Individual Project (Option research)

Compulsory course to follow in part 1 or 2 of the master

Individual project10sp2nd semester
NNB, -
 

Master Project: part 2

Students who started the Master Project in part 1 of the master choose Master Project 2 for 20 ECTS-credits, the other students choose the Master Project for 30 ECTS-credits.

Master Project Biology: part 220sp2nd semester
NNB, -
Master Project Biology30sp1st/2nd sem.
NNB, -
 

List of optional courses (for all majors)

Complementary so that 120 ECTS-credits are acquired at the end of the master programme.

Applied and conservation behaviour3sp2nd semester
Eens, Marcel
Aquatic ecology4sp2nd semester
Meire, Patrick
Bio-accoustics4sp2nd semester
Eens, Marcel
Biogeomorphology3sp2nd semester
Temmerman, Stijn
Bioinformatics6sp2nd semester
Laukens, Kris
Bio-mechanics4sp2nd semester
Aerts, Peter
Coastal and estuarine management4sp1st semester
Ysebaert, Tom
Conservation genetics6sp2nd semester
Pereboom, Zjef
The plant as system6sp1st semester
Beemster, Gerrit
Debating Development3sp1st semester
Cassimon, Danny
Verrelst, Janus
Ecological modelling6sp2nd semester
Deckmyn, Gaby
Ecomorphology3sp2nd semester
Aerts, Peter
Island biology6sp2nd semester
Van Damme, Raoul
Energy from biomass4sp2nd semester
Ceulemans, Reinhart
Entomology4sp1st semester
De Bruyn, Luc
Evolutionary ecology4sp2nd semester
Matthysen, Erik
Behaviour: seminar and skills4sp2nd semester
Eens, Marcel
Gene technology4sp1st semester
Timmerman, Vincent
Geografic information systems (GIS)4sp1st semester
Temmerman, Stijn
Herpetology3sp2nd semester
Van Damme, Raoul
Infectious disease ecology4sp1st semester
Leirs, Herwig
Mammalogy4sp1st semester
Leirs, Herwig
Human behaviour4sp2nd semester
Van Dongen, Stefan
Stevens, Jeroen
Meteorology, climatology and global change4sp2nd semester
Janssens, Ivan
Methods in environmental biology3sp2nd semester
Nijs, Ivan
Microbial ecology3sp2nd semester
Verbruggen, Erik
Ornithology4sp2nd semester
Matthysen, Erik
Plant Ecophysiology6sp1st semester
Ceulemans, Reinhart
Plant-microbe interactions3sp2nd semester
Prinsen, Els
Primatology4sp1st semester
Stevens, Jeroen
Remote sensing4sp2nd semester
Samson, Roeland
Restoration ecology4sp2nd semester
van Diggelen, Ruurd
Seminar biochemistry4sp2nd semester
Asard, Han
Species conservation and management6sp1st semester
Leirs, Herwig
System ecology4sp2nd semester
Nijs, Ivan
Techniques proteome and genome study3sp2nd semester
Beemster, Gerrit
Scientific writing in English6sp2nd semester
Van De Poel, Kris
Academic Literacies for Scientists3sp1st semester
Van Hout, Tom