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323011 SE Proposal Writing - MPS9 (2020W)

(2 Courses)

5.00 ECTS (1.00 SWS), SPL 32 - Pharmazie
Continuous assessment of course work

20.10./03.11./17.11./01.12. 2020 17.00-19.00 Uhr HS 4
15.01./26.01.2021 17.00-19.00 Uhr HS 4


Language: English


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Tuesday 20.10. 16:45 - 20:00 UZA2 Hörsaal 4 (Raum 2Z221) 2.OG
Tuesday 03.11. 16:45 - 20:00 UZA2 Hörsaal 4 (Raum 2Z221) 2.OG
Tuesday 17.11. 16:45 - 20:00 UZA2 Hörsaal 4 (Raum 2Z221) 2.OG
Tuesday 01.12. 16:45 - 20:00 UZA2 Hörsaal 4 (Raum 2Z221) 2.OG
Tuesday 15.12. 16:45 - 20:00 UZA2 Hörsaal 4 (Raum 2Z221) 2.OG
Tuesday 12.01. 16:45 - 20:00 UZA2 Hörsaal 4 (Raum 2Z221) 2.OG


Aims, contents and method of the course

The students should be able to write a research project focused on the Lab rotation realized during the activities of MPS8. Particular attention will be devoted to interdisciplinary aspects. The research proposal can be considered the starting draft for performing the MSc Thesis.

Assessment and permitted materials

Students presentations on a given topic.
Literature databases.
Active participation in the discussion and questions session.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

The students should demonstrate writing capabilities and literature search abilities in order to draft a full proposal. In particular, the following points should be clearly outlined: a) state-of-the-art / introduction; b) objectives; c) methodology proposed; d) critical points which require fine tuning during the development of the project; e) expected results and interdisciplinary significance.
Grades for the module will be deduced to 40% from the quality of the proposal, to 30% from the oral presentations and 30 % from the active participation in the discussions during the course.

Examination topics

Assessment of the written proposal and presentation/discussion of the same.

Reading list

Association in the course directory

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