BENS5035 Scientific writing (3 cr)
Department of Biological and Environmental Science
2017-2018, 2018-2019, 2019-2020
Introduction to the different modes of publication of scientific research. Exercises and discussions about the writing and publishing of scientific articles and reports. Particularly aimed at students preparing to write their Masters thesis and special attention is given to the structure and writing process of the thesis
Participation to lectures and discussions, finishing writing tasks.
Assessment for the course: pass-fail.
To get a passing grade, the student is required to participate in lectures and discussions as well as finish writing tasks on acceptable level.
After finishing this course student is familiar with the standard structure of a scientific paper and knows the principles of scientific writing. Student is also capable to produce scientific text and to present research results using figures and tables. Student is familiar with the writing instructions of MSc thesis and is able to follow them.
Description of prerequisites
Select all marked parts
Parts of the completion methods
Teaching (3 cr)
Participation in teaching
Pass - fail