740928 Scientific Writing

winter semester 2016/2017 | Last update: 26.04.2017 Place course on memo list
Scientific Writing
VU 1
each semester

Scientific text that you can use in future writing projects (posters, papers, grant proposals).

The purpose of Categories (abstract, background, aim, objective, task sections)

Requirements for scientific reports to a scientific community ("Instructions for Authors")

Requirements for scientific reports to a less expert readership (articles in newspapers, etc.)

Style (brevity, clarity, simplicity, logical sequence)

Quoting and Citation.

Introduction by lecturer using powerpoint

Participants write a categorized outline of their project (original article, grant proposal, poster,...)

Peer reviewing


scriptum via OLAT

Literature suggestions during course

none but English

max. 10 participants