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040.004 Scientific work: Publishing and Dissemination
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2022W, VU, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • Format: Online

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to...

... publication processes, and independently plan a publication strategy.

... understand the implications of Open Science and Open Access when publishing and disseminating research results.

... manage and, if possible, publish research data, to improve transparency and to foster discoverability and impact of your research.

... manage and foster your own scientific digital profile in order to increase your findability and visibility as a researcher.

... identify methods and tools to evaluate research.

... learn to plan your own targeted publication strategy (why and what to publish; authorship and collaboration; where to publish; i.e. choosing a journal; raising the research profile; sharing publications and data...).

Subject of course

- What is a publication strategy?

- What are Open Science and Open Access, and how can they influence the publication and dissemination process?

- What is the implication of publications and research data findability, and how can they be made “FAIR” (“findable, accessible, interoperable, and reusable”)?

- What is a scientific or academic digital identity?

- What are persistent identifiers (PIDs), and how to use them?

- Which indicators apply in the evaluation of research?

- Tips and tricks for publishing and disseminate your research

- How to plan a publication strategy?

Teaching methods

Theoretical inputs, active participation, practical exercises, multiple choice-Test, and drafting of a publication strategy 

Mode of examination


Additional information

Target group: doctoral and master's students.

Participants are expected to turn on the camera. Sessions won't be recorded. 

Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: Directive concerning the handling of plagiarism (PDF)


  • Gomez-Sanchez, Alicia Fatima


Course dates

Tue10:00 - 12:0004.10.2022 - 24.01.2023 Zoom (LIVE) (LIVE)Online live event
Tue10:00 - 11:0007.02.2023 Zoom / TUWEL (LIVE) (LIVE)Final test (Multiple Choice)
Scientific work: Publishing and Dissemination - Single appointments
Tue04.10.202210:00 - 12:00 Zoom (LIVE)Online live event
Tue11.10.202210:00 - 12:00 Zoom (LIVE)Online live event
Tue08.11.202210:00 - 12:00 Zoom (LIVE)Online live event
Tue22.11.202210:00 - 12:00 Zoom (LIVE)Online live event
Tue29.11.202210:00 - 12:00 Zoom (LIVE)Online live event
Tue06.12.202210:00 - 12:00 Zoom (LIVE)Online live event
Tue13.12.202210:00 - 12:00 Zoom (LIVE)Online live event
Tue20.12.202210:00 - 12:00 Zoom (LIVE)Online live event
Tue10.01.202310:00 - 12:00 Zoom (LIVE)Online live event
Tue17.01.202310:00 - 12:00 Zoom (LIVE)Online live event
Tue24.01.202310:00 - 12:00 Zoom (LIVE)Online live event
Tue07.02.202310:00 - 11:00 Zoom / TUWEL (LIVE)Final test (Multiple Choice)

Examination modalities

Active participation. Practical exercises. Multiple choice-Test on February 7, 2023. Submission in TUWEL of a publication strategy by February 14, 2023. 

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
30.08.2022 00:00 12.10.2022 23:59 14.10.2022 23:59


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
730 FW Elective Courses - Process Engineering Elective
TRS Transferable Skills Not specified


No lecture notes are available.


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