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270034 VO+SE Scientific Writing and Presentation (2018W)

2.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 27 - Chemie
Continuous assessment of course work

Jeweils dienstags, 9:00 to 10:00 Uhr
Seminarraum 2C505 UZA 2
Erster Termin: Dienstag, 9. Oktober 2018


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first serve).


max. 15 participants
Language: English



Jeweils dienstags, 9:00 to 10:00 Uhr
Seminarraum 2C505 UZA 2
Erster Termin: Dienstag, 9. Oktober 2018


Aims, contents and method of the course

Scientific writing and presentation are key skills of a researcher to communicate results obtained in the lab and scientific publications, poster and oral presentations are the most important tools available. Accordingly, the preparation of manuscripts (reviews, original articles, communications, etc.), posters and oral presentations will be discussed.

Assessment and permitted materials

The course assessment will be based on the contributions to the manuscript, on the quality of the poster presentation and of the lecture.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

The course shall provide insights into the preparation of manuscripts, posters and oral presentations. Each participant will prepare an oral presentation, a poster and contribute a chapter to a manuscript to be submitted to a scientific journal. At the end of the course a day will be selected to present the topics in a conference-like atmosphere.

Examination topics

The course will be a hybrid between a lecture and a seminar. A short introduction will be given at the beginning of each course, which will be followed by discussions and work on the manuscripts, posters, and talks.

Reading list

Journal articles, selected current publications in the field.

Association in the course directory

EF-1, EF-2, EF-3, FEG III-1

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