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980039 TS Discussion Strategies in the Academic Context (2013S)

0.00 ECTS (0.75 SWS), DoktorandInnenzentrum-Kursangebot

Please note: Participation is subject to an accepted research proposal or a dissertation agreement. Please send your research proposal to training.doktorat@univie.ac.at


max. 20 participants
Language: English

Examination dates


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Monday 06.05. 09:00 - 17:00 Seminarraum 2 Berggasse 7 2.Stock


Aims, contents and method of the course

This full-day seminar focuses on developing and/or improving participants’ discussion strategies and skills in various academic situations, including doctoral defence, panel discussions, departmental contexts and the conference/presentation environment. The overall aim of the seminar is to enable doctoral students to participate both more competently and professionally as well as more confidently in the above discussion situations.

Assessment and permitted materials

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Based on short input phases, participants will practice typical situations in pairs, small groups or plenary. Trainer and peer feedback consolidate the learning effect.

Examination topics

The seminar format allows taking participants' individual interests and needs into consideration.

Reading list

Association in the course directory

Last modified: Mo 07.09.2020 15:51