XEN0353 Integrated Conference Skills for Molecular Biologists and Biotechnologists (3 cr)
The focus of this course is on abstract writing and conference skills. Participants will practice writing a conference abstract and preparing and delivering a podium presentation.
Short lectures, distance assignments, abstract session, conference simulation.
Students will write a conference abstract and prepare and deliver a podium presentation. Presentations are video recorded for feedback and self-assessment. There will be individual, group, and peer feedback.
Active participation and successful completion of all assignments is required.
- will know how to write a conference abstract and how to prepare and present a podium presentation
- will develop their critical academic reading skills and strategies
- will develop their critical thinking skills
- will develop their peer feedback and evaluation skills
Compulsory or elective course, depending on the faculty.
TARGET GROUP: Master’s degree students and doctoral students.