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300711 VO Writing and Speaking Scientific English (2016W)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie


max. 22 participants
Language: English

Examination dates



Beginn:4.10.16, SR 3.Stock/BZB, Dr.Bohrgasse 9,1030 Wien.

jew. Di. 18.00 - 19.30 Uhr

besonders für Dissertant/Innen und Master geeignet;

The number of places at this course is limited to 22.

To apply for a place, please go to www.univie.ac.at/medbch

Applications will be accepted until the time and date indicated

Included in the teaching program of the PhD program "Integrative Structural Biology", part of the Vienna Doctoral School.


Aims, contents and method of the course

ECTS credits:
4 The course (held entirely in English) explores the English used in writing scientific manuscripts and in giving scientific talks. The students will find plenty of opportunity to practise writing and speaking. The exercises will activate the passive
English of the school and give the students the self- confidence to use their new skills in front of an unknown audience.

Assessment and permitted materials

Written exam

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Written work, oral talk, exam.

Examination topics

Course materia.

Reading list

Writing and speaking scientific English Tim Skern

Association in the course directory


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