[ 290GESKSWPK18 ] KV Scientific Writing and Presenting

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS B3 - Bachelor's programme 3. year Chemistry Ian Teasdale 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Chemistry 2018W
Objectives Develop student’s use of written and spoken English in an academic environment with a special focus on the writing of texts on chemistry and biological chemistry.
Subject Producing scientific texts in English, with a view to being able to write (bachelor/master) theses and papers that are scientifically sound, intelligible and readable. Language aspects, e.g. constructing paragraphs and academic styles, will be addressed, as well as scientific aspects such as describing scientific data and tentative writing.
Criteria for evaluation A series of assignments to be uploaded by the given dates throughout the course
Methods Combined training techniques in the classroom, as well as self-study
Language English
Study material Is provided in the course
Changing subject? No
Corresponding lecture 663KOETEC2K13: KV English for Chemistry 2 (writing & presenting) (1,6 ECTS) + TCBPGKVPRRH: KV Präsentationstechnik und Rhetorik (1,6 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 20
Assignment procedure Direct assignment