Behaviour: seminar and skills

Course Code :2001WETGSV
Study domain:Biology
Bi-anuall course:Taught in academic years starting in an even year
Academic year:2019-2020
Semester:2nd semester
Contact hours:50
Credits:4
Study load (hours):112
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 2nd semester
Lecturer(s)Marcel Eens
Annie Pinxten
Wendt Müller

3. Course contents *

The most recent developments in behavioural research will be discussed.  Attention will be given to mechanical, functional and evolutionary aspects. Moreover, several skills which are essential for behavioural research will be acquired and applied during individual and/or group projects (e.g. independently establishing behavioural protocols, analysis and interpretation of observational data, writing essay, drawing up of hypotheses, writing a short research proposal,…)